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ISIL, US intervention and the rise of the Iranian model
Western media's caricaturish coverage of Iran masks an uncomfortable truth.
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 11:46 GMT
Iran-Turkey relations: Love thy neighour?
Assessing the Iranian revolution's impact on neighbouring Turkey, 35 years on.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2014 05:13 GMT
Q&A: Iran's hostage taker-turned-reformist
Meet Ebrahim Asgharzadeh, a key player in the US hostage crisis which shook international relations for decades.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2014 06:19 GMT
Observations on a nuclear Iran
Far from changing Iran's mind about continuing its nuclear program, sanctions and attacks are likely to do the opposite.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2012 19:52 GMT
Hezbollah and the Arab revolution
The group's leader keeps his ear close to the ground, bonding with the dispossessed and speaking their language.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2011 19:41 GMT
BA 2886: The return of Ghannouchi
The return of Rachid Ghannouchi to Tunisia is a symbol of the unshackling of the diaspora's chains of exile.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2011 11:58 GMT
Going nuclear: Arab-Iranian fissure
The demonisation of Iran as a threat is all too common by Western and Arab states, based more on rhetoric than reality.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2010 14:48 GMT
Iran remembers 'founding father'
Mixed reactions as Iranians commemorate 21st anniversary of death of Ayatollah Khomeini.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2010 19:12 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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