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Syria's conflict: No end in sight?
As another round of peace talks ends in deadlock, we discuss the reasons behind the military and political stalemate.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 08:41 GMT
A close call for Bashar al-Assad?
We discuss the attack on the Syrian president's motorcade and ask what impact this will have on the opposition's morale.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2013 11:24 GMT
Syrian conflict: Tensions beyond its borders
Following Israel's airstrikes over Syrian territory, why has Damascus not shown any intention to retaliate?
Last updated: 03 Feb 2013 11:09 GMT
How real is Syria's chemical weapons threat?
We ask if the West is exaggerating Syria's chemical weapons menace to justify a future military intervention.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2012 12:11 GMT
Syria's blame game
With the Syrian government and the opposition blaming each other for the escalated violence, who is responsible?
Last updated: 14 May 2012 04:49 GMT
Will more diplomacy save Syria?
As the UN-backed ceasefire deadline passes with little sign of compliance, we ask if the peace plan will collapse.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2012 11:13 GMT
Iraq on the edge
As US troops have left the country, what is preventing Iraq from moving forward?
Last updated: 24 Dec 2011 10:40 GMT
Who will stand up to Bashar al-Assad?
The killing of hundreds of Syrian protesters has drawn little more than lukewarm rebukes from Western governments.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2011 07:05 GMT
Is Bashar al-Assad running out of options?
The Syrian president has spoken, but his vague promises have failed to appease protesters.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2011 11:18 GMT
Analysing 'al-Qaeda' arrests in Germany
Case underlines difficulty in striking balance between civil liberties and security, analyst says.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2011 19:08 GMT
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Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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Armenian 'genocide': Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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