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Remembering the war in October
Forty years on, we explore the story of what Egyptians call the October War and Israelis the Yom Kippur War of 1973.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2013 16:56 GMT
Inside the battle for Assad's heartland
Anti-government fighters battle Alawites in Syria's northwestern Latakia province in an increasingly sectarian war.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2013 10:56 GMT
War in Syria inspires Kurdish unity
Northern Syria sees battles between Kurds and al-Qaeda-inspired groups, as Kurds prepare for election and autonomy.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 17:15 GMT
Syrian war intensifies Lebanon's divisions
Threat of 'all-out war' between Sunni and Alawite neighbours in north Tripoli as Syrian conflict spills over the border.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2013 10:53 GMT
Syrians flee coastal town after 'massacre'
Thousands of Sunni families leave city of Banias fearing more violence after dozens killed by pro-Assad militias.
Last updated: 04 May 2013 20:18 GMT
Bahraini sheikh wins Asia football presidency
Salman bin Ibrahim al-Khalifa wins landslide victory to replace disgraced Mohammed bin Hammam as head of the AFC.
Last updated: 02 May 2013 11:11 GMT
Controversy and withdrawal on eve of election
Hafez Al Medlej of Saudi Arabia pulls out of race for AFC presidency as FIFA look into actions of former president.
Last updated: 01 May 2013 13:38 GMT
Groups campaign against AFC candidate
Human rights groups plea to FIFA to withdraw Bahraini Sheikh Salman from race to become president of Asian football.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2013 11:55 GMT
AFC candidate pledges to clean up football
Yousuf Al Serkal, one of four candidates standing in AFC leadership election, promises to fight corruption if elected.
Last updated: 08 Apr 2013 11:37 GMT
Analysis: World plans for a post-Assad Syria
Countries around the globe are drawing up strategies for Syria in case the armed conflict takes a decisive turn.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2013 13:06 GMT
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World powers react to the Bitcoin boom
Currency's value crashed after China forbade its banks from Bitcoin transactions.
Illustrating South Africa's injustice
Political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro talks about being a thorn in the side of his country's ruling elite.
Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In pictures: China's village of salt
Nuodeng enjoyed centuries of prosperity thanks to its wealth of salt, which is still a major source of income today.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
News, features, opinions and picture galleries from the world's largest democracy.
Prawer Plan buries the two state solution
Hamba kahle, Madiba
Somalia: Spectre of political meltdown
Afyare Abdi Elmi
Journalists: good early drone adopters
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
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