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US secures 10-year deal for Djibouti base
Washington to pay $63m annually to lease base which houses conventional and special forces, as well as aerial drones.
Last updated: 06 May 2014 08:30 GMT
Malaysia arrests scores over Sabah invasion
Police detain more than 50 people for suspected links to armed Filipino group that occupied areas of Sabah state.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2013 15:27 GMT
Malaysia demands surrender of Sulu fighters
"Drastic action" warned if Filipino followers of self-proclaimed Sultan of Sulu do not abandon claim to Sabah province.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2013 16:50 GMT
Philippines calls on fighters to leave Sabah
President Benigno Aquino III urges Royal Sulu Army to leave Malaysian state day after 12 killed in shootout.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2013 12:41 GMT
Incumbent president leads Djibouti poll
Ismail Omar Guelleh set for third-term in office after provisional results gave him 76 per cent of the vote.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2011 10:20 GMT
Djiboutians rally to oust president
Police use tear gas to disperse thousands demonstrating in East African nation to demand Ismail Omar Guelleh step down.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2011 19:13 GMT
Sudanese region may hold own vote
Abyei, the oil-rich region of Sudan, may take plebiscite into own hands if north and south fail to resolve dispute.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2010 19:39 GMT
Scores held after Malaysia protest
More than 60 demonstrators against security law likely to be charged.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2009 06:35 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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