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Iraq parliament rejects PM security nominees
Parliament rejects prime minister's nominees for crucial defence and interior ministry posts as US intensifies strikes.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 17:25 GMT
Somali and AU forces in al-Shabab offensive
Somali and African Union forces launch "Operation Indian Ocean" to capture remaining ports held by armed group.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 18:08 GMT
Somalia famine: 'We only have days to live'
People are starving in southern Somalia while relief efforts are blocked by government and rebel fighting.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 12:29 GMT
Who are the Houthis in Yemen?
Thousands of Houthi supporters have called for the fall of Yemen's government. But what do the Houthis really want?
Saeed Al Batati
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 12:03 GMT
Kurdish rivals unite to fight Islamic State
PKK forces have joined the fighting in Iraq, a move some say could boost tension between Turkey and Iraqi Kurds.
Wladimir van Wilgenburg
Last updated: 16 Aug 2014 08:38 GMT
Iraq's Shia divided over new PM nomination
Haider al-Ibadi's nomination has created tension in Baghdad, as Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki said he won't step aside.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 09:31 GMT
Report: Jordan deports Palestinian refugees
A report by Human Rights Watch says Amman is denying entry to and deporting Palestinian refugees fleeing war in Syria.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2014 11:53 GMT
Gaza: Neighbourly crimes of complicity
Why Arab regimes have abandoned the Palestinians in Gaza.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 15:25 GMT
Iraq's Sunnis pick parliament speaker
Salim al-Juburi chosen as candidate for parliament speaker as UN warns of 'chaos' if no political progress is achieved.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2014 06:04 GMT
Ramadan in Sweden with no dusk, no dawn
During summer, the sun never sets in Sweden's northernmost town, posing challenges for Muslims observing the holy month.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 20:37 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Confidence men and their masquerade
Is Britain only for the rich?
Climate activism: A change in approach?
Scotland and other nation-states that would be
Libya: Let the scramble for oil money begin
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
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