Central & South Asia
People & Power
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ECOWAS presses Burkina Faso on civilian rule
Regional bloc calls on military to hand over power to interim government for guiding country to elections next year.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2014 07:25 GMT
Burkina Faso army says it will cede power
Lieutenant-Colonel serving as interim president says transfer of power to civilian leaders will be 'fast'.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2014 12:25 GMT
African Union issues Burkina Faso ultimatum
African Union gives West African country two weeks to pick civilian leader or face sanctions over military takeover.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2014 19:39 GMT
UN urges civilian transfer in Burkina Faso
UN threatens to impose economic sanctions if the army does not hand power to civilian rule.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2014 06:11 GMT
Protests hit Burkina Faso after army takeover
Military power grab after President Compaore's resignation prompts rallies in capital and international condemnation.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2014 21:14 GMT
Burkina Faso opposition rejects army takeover
Opposition parties describe the takeover a confiscation of people's victory.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 22:26 GMT
Abbas to reveal plan at UN to end occupation
The Palestinian president is expected to address the UN with a new proposal for the creation of a Palestinian state.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 08:59 GMT
Westgate: Kenyan guards on the frontline
Men paid meagre salaries to secure malls and key installations sometimes pay the highest price when armed groups strike.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2014 09:33 GMT
Excerpts from 'Another Man's War'
Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips wrote a book tracing the steps of one Nigerian soldier who fought in Myanmar during WWII.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2014 13:01 GMT
Israel threatens to step up Gaza campaign
Netanyahu warns Israel will intensify offensive after Hamas says it was not consulted on Egyptian truce proposal.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2014 06:58 GMT
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