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Jordan to host army chiefs for Syria talks
US military chief Martin Dempsey to attend meeting with several army chiefs of staff from Western and Muslim nations.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 02:09 GMT
Decoding the Central Asian 'spillover'
A diminished Western military presence in Afghanistan has some fearing of increased regional instability.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 10:50 GMT
Obama: Full Iraq withdrawal by Christmas
Right-wing politicians are lambasting Obama for his decision to withdraw all troops from Iraq by the end of 2011.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2011 08:36 GMT
Stop the presses, literally in Iraq
The US military praises Iraqi security forces as they crack down on press freedom.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2011 11:39 GMT
Deadly bombs mar Biden's Iraq visit
US vice-president arrives in Baghdad for talks on the future of American troops in Iraq, amid continued violence.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2011 09:36 GMT
Biden pledges US support for Iraq
United States holds handover ceremony signalling the end of 'combat operations' in Iraq.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2010 18:31 GMT
Biden pays surprise visit to Iraq
American vice president lands in Baghdad on the eve of the formal end of US combat operations.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2010 09:07 GMT
US troops in Iraq fall below 50,000
Symbolic milestone as withdrawal continues on schedule, but insecurity, uncertainty remain.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2010 09:18 GMT
US apologises for Quran shooting
US deputy commander in Iraq says soldier who shot Muslim holy book sent home.
Last updated: 20 May 2008 01:55 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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