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Syria mediator Brahimi announces resignation
UN-Arab League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi to step down on May 31, largely out of frustration with Assad's plans to hold vote.
Last updated: 14 May 2014 03:40 GMT
UN says Joseph Kony's whereabouts known
New report says fugitive LRA leader is hiding in Sudanese-controlled areas of a disputed enclave in South Sudan.
Last updated: 12 May 2014 15:20 GMT
UN official: Shabab weaker but more dangerous
UN special representative for Somalia says concrete improvements have created confidence in the country's future.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2014 02:38 GMT
Turkey shoots down Syrian fighter jet
Turkish PM says military action was inside Turkish airspace, while Damascus condemns it as "flagrant aggression".
Last updated: 24 Mar 2014 04:00 GMT
Russia vows to veto US draft on Ukraine at UN
US draft resolution urges countries not to recognise results of planned referendum on status of Crimea peninsula.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2014 15:40 GMT
Russia facing UN showdown over Crimea
Diplomats drafting security council resolution in attempt to internationally isolate Moscow, Al Jazeera has learned.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2014 03:39 GMT
Syrian rivals trade blame as peace talks end
Opposition backers say regime scuppered talks, regime blames US, and UN mediator apologises to people of Syria.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2014 19:37 GMT
Syria peace talks end in deadlock
Mediator Brahimi apologises to the Syrian people after the second round of negotiations ended in failure.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2014 05:16 GMT
Russia accuses US of sabotaging Syria talks
Meeting "going in circles," Russian foreign minister says, as UN warns of Syrian military build-up in rebel-held town.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2014 13:36 GMT
UN set to deliver aid to besieged Homs
UN says aid and medical delivery to start on Saturday morning, a day after 83 people were rescued from the city.
Last updated: 08 Feb 2014 09:22 GMT
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A soft approach to returning British fighters
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Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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