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Myanmar captures key rebel-held outpost
Army captures one of last rebel strongholds, as government rebukes US over its concerns for the ongoing fighting.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2013 15:50 GMT
Kachin rebels say Myanmar ignoring ceasefire
KIA spokesman says army resumed attack on rebel positions despite president's ceasefire order and offer of peace talks.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2013 06:22 GMT
Fighters in Myanmar claim ceasefire breach
Fighters from Kachin ethnic minority claim Naypyidaw forces launched attack only days after armistice agreement.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2013 11:56 GMT
Myanmar admits to airstrikes against rebels
Army jets have fired on positions of northern ethnic Kachin rebels in bid to retake base.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2013 09:54 GMT
Kachin refugees in Myanmar get UN relief
Six months after fighting erupted between troops and ethnic rebels, aid is finally starting to arrive.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2011 12:21 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
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Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
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