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Palestinians say Israel 'tortured' detainee
Minister dismisses Israeli claim that Palestinian prisoner died of heart attack, as thousands protest over his death.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2013 20:49 GMT
Palestinians protest inmate death
Around 3,000 prisoners refuse food after death of fellow inmate, as protesters clash with Israeli soldiers in Hebron.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2013 18:37 GMT
Palestinian prisoner dies in Israeli custody
Israel says thirty-year-old Arafat Jaradat died of natural causes, while Palestinians allege he died under questioning.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2013 09:22 GMT
Palestinian prisoners in mass hunger strike
Hundreds join action in Israeli jails, as Palestinian protesters mark "Prisoners' Day," as Khader Adnan awaits release.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2012 13:08 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
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Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why was Arafat killed?
The rise and rise of Islamic music
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
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