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Netanyahu welcomes talks with Palestinians
Israeli PM says talks are "strategic interest for Israel" in light of Iran’s nuclear threat and Syrian civil war.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2013 05:01 GMT
Syria: Smugglers with a cause
We follow the Syrian exiles risking their lives to smuggle essential supplies to those fighting the regime.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2013 07:40 GMT
Baloch nationalists fight Pakistan at polls
Stuck between bullets and ballots, residents of Balochistan are caught between separatist fighters and state forces.
Last updated: 05 May 2013 12:07 GMT
Pakistan's unending battle over Balochistan
While attention focuses on the restive northwest, southwest Balochistan has been a bloody battleground since 2005.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2013 16:31 GMT
Cash crunch cripples East Jerusalem hospitals
Authorities warn of dire consequences as six hospitals catering to West Bank and Gaza drown under unpaid dues from PA.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2012 10:24 GMT
China: Power, death and politics
As the Communist Party shifts to a new generation of leaders, what is the impact of the Bo Xilai scandal?
Last updated: 25 Sep 2012 14:57 GMT
'Un-Islamic' book trial opens in Malaysia
Bookstore raids raise concerns about the rule of law in the southeast Asian state.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2012 10:36 GMT
Jordanian officials scuffle in parliament
Parliamentary officials came to blows over a heated debate regarding a draft electoral law.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2012 01:46 GMT
Palestinian hunger strikers' appeal rejected
Israel Supreme Court rejects plea by two Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in protest at being held without charge.
Last updated: 12 May 2012 19:43 GMT
Ramallah holds rally for jailed Palestinians
Hundreds take to the streets of West Bank city to express solidarity as a mass hunger strike enters its fourth week.
Last updated: 08 May 2012 20:30 GMT
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Secret justice inside the EU courts
The failure of post-Soviet bloc democratisation
Women take on the 'confidence gap'
Should Finland join NATO?
In Pictures: Tensions bubble in east Ukraine
Pro-Russia separatist fighters refuse to disarm despite an agreement by the US, EU, Russia and Ukraine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Songkran festival
Political divisions are forgotten as New Year is celebrated with a wet and wild nationwide water fight.
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
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An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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