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Suicide bomber hits Baghdad military office
At least 13 people killed and 25 others injured in suicide attack at intelligence office in Iraq's capital.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2014 13:21 GMT
Gaza comes under fresh Israeli airstrikes
At least seven, including five from one family, killed as Hamas says it will support Palestinian effort to join ICC.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2014 09:19 GMT
Kurdish forces take Iraq's largest dam
Peshmerga forces fighters, backed by US air strikes, are making gains in Iraq.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 12:00 GMT
Iraqi and Kurdish forces recapture Mosul dam
US president hails operation by Peshmerga and Iraqi troops as a "major step forward" against Islamic State group.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 12:03 GMT
Sweden feminists roar into political arena
The Feminist Initiative party is fiercely campaigning to enter Sweden's parliament after September elections.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 09:17 GMT
Battle rages for control of Mosul dam
Fierce fighting reported as Peshmerga and Iraqi troops try to recapture Mosul dam from Islamic State group.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 16:33 GMT
US air strikes aid Kurdish push on Mosul dam
US expands air campaign to help Peshmerga advance on key installation, seized by Islamic State group earlier this month.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 05:09 GMT
Erbil hospitals overwhelmed by refugees
Doctors feel strain of hundreds of thousands fleeing civil war in Syria and Islamic State violence in Iraq.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2014 19:09 GMT
Gaza school year hit by refugee crisis
Thousands displaced by Israel's offensive have taken refuge in schools, delaying the start of the academic year.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2014 14:02 GMT
Iraqi Kurds battle Islamic State fighters
Peshmerga forces recapture towns near Mosul dam, seized by fighters earlier this month, as US air strikes continue.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2014 13:57 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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