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Meet Syria's new opposition leader
Sheikh Ahmad Moaz al-Khatib is seen as moderate and charismatic, but some worry about his political inexperience.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 16:43 GMT
Palestine: Peace can be a bit of a stretch
A centre in Ramallah teaches the ancient practice of yoga, which many Palestinians credit with improving their lives.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2012 20:57 GMT
Sudan police disperse anti-austerity protests
As protests enter sixth day, police use batons and tear gas on demonstrators amid reports of crackdown on journalists.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2012 02:52 GMT
An insight into life in a Moroccan town where many locals make a living as film extras for major Hollywood productions.
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Last updated: 28 Dec 2011 16:30 GMT
Adunis, the revolutionary poet
Syrian poet Adunis may be at the heart of modern Arabic poetry, yet the Arab Spring has consigned him to irrelevance.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2011 12:56 GMT
Thai Red Shirts focus on local politics
As Thailand's divisive election draws near, the Red Shirts protest movement is going back to its rural grassroots.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2011 10:33 GMT
The end of the road
With thousands of Egyptians taking to the streets demanding change, can there be an honourable exit for Mubarak?
Last updated: 13 Feb 2011 15:08 GMT
'War on terror' through Muslim eyes
Caught in the crossfire, how do the world's Muslims view al-Qaeda?
Last updated: 29 Aug 2010 14:32 GMT
Iraq: Women's rights in danger
Iraq author says status of women has deteriorated since 2003 US-led invasion.
Dahr Jamail and Abdu Rahman
Last updated: 20 Mar 2010 09:19 GMT
Shot Palestinian woman loses baby
Woman who was eight months pregnant caught in Israeli-Palestinian crossfire.
Last updated: 11 May 2007 01:29 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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Are reproductive rights human rights?
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
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Can Nigerian youth destroy Boko Haram's caliphate?
Daniel E Agbiboa
Weekly roundup of #AJOpinion readers' comments
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
In Pictures: India's water crisis deepens
As Global Water Week kicks off in Stockholm, world's second most populous city, New Delhi fights for water every day.
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