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Aung San Suu Kyi launches Europe visit
Myanmar democracy icon who spent most of past 21 years under house arrest to formally accept her 1991 Nobel Prize.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2012 03:15 GMT
Suu Kyi in rare visit outside Yangon
Crowds throng as democracy leader visits temple city of Bagan.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2011 09:46 GMT
Suu Kyi reunited with her son
Myanmar's pro-democracy leader meets her youngest son for the first time in nearly 10 years.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2010 08:11 GMT
Myanmar court denies Suu Kyi appeal
Detained opposition leader loses final appeal against house-arrest order amid hopes she will be freed over the weekend.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2010 11:39 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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