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Rafsanjani and Khamenei: The Rouhani element
Rouhani's victory was a decisive win for Rafsanjani in his power struggle with the Supreme Leader, but what's next?
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 08:03 GMT
Popular protests: Not the first time
President Obama finds himself in a similar situation to that of Jimmy Carter during the hostage crisis.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2012 14:24 GMT
Beyond Insulting the Prophet: Defying Hypocrisies East and West
Rulers of Iran and Syria "exaggerate the significance" of the film to divert attention from their own problems.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2012 10:30 GMT
The mother of the world: The birth of Egypt's democracy
This election is not a 'referendum' on the revolution, but a step in the only direction possible: forward.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2012 22:17 GMT
Merci, Monsieur Badiou
Secular fanaticism must be exposed for its own hatred and xenophobia, and get over the old cliches of East and West.
Last updated: 22 May 2012 20:59 GMT
The fact and fiction of revolutions
For the fiction that will arise from the Arab Spring, the pain of the past must be wedded to the hope of the present.
Last updated: 14 May 2012 17:13 GMT
Debunking the Rafsanjani myth
The former hero of the Islamic Revolution in Iran has been consumed by his own mythos and cast out.
Ali Reza Eshraghi
Last updated: 21 Feb 2012 17:02 GMT
The Islamo-Bolivarian threat
Should the US be worried about the close relationship between Iran and Venezuela?
Last updated: 17 Aug 2011 13:22 GMT
Syrian troops in 'deadly crackdown'
At least 11 people killed in a town near the capital Damascus, human rights campaigners said.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2011 14:02 GMT
French rights groups to sue Syrian leader
Groups plan to push for probe into whether al-Assad and other Syrian officials own assets in France amid EU sanctions.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2011 12:24 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
Lulu: Fake feminism for the 'hashtag generation'
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Diaoyu islands: Torn between two countries
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why was Arafat killed?
In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
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