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Geneva talks: Progress towards peace?
As round one of UN-brokered talks come to an end, we analyse how negotiations are proceeding and what they can achieve.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2014 10:20 GMT
A new way forward for Syria's opposition?
We look at the implications of a new proposal that would allow President Bashar al-Assad and his allies to leave Syria.
Last updated: 26 May 2013 10:00 GMT
Lakhdar Brahimi: 'Change has to take place'
The UN special envoy to Syria explains why he believes the crisis there poses a real threat to the region.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2012 10:57 GMT
Can Lakhdar Brahimi end the Syrian conflict?
With no political process in place, we ask what the veteran UN envoy can do to succeed where Annan failed.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2012 08:14 GMT
Has sectarian violence returned to Iraq?
After a spate of deadly attacks, we ask if there is enough political will to stop the violence.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2012 08:32 GMT
Can Formula One unite Bahrain?
We ask if the race the country's rulers called a "force for good" has been a human rights and public relations disaster.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2012 10:31 GMT
Iran and Syria: A show of strength and unity
Is the arrival of Iranian warships in Syria a symbolic move or is the uprising there no longer a solely Syrian affair?
Last updated: 20 Feb 2012 11:05 GMT
Rights group criticises Saudi anti-terror law
Amnesty International says that proposed legislation threatens to strangle peaceful dissent in the Gulf kingdom.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2011 11:11 GMT
Yemenis decry immunity for president
Tens of thousands hold protests against mediation by the GCC aimed at ending political crisis.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2011 17:57 GMT
Yemen opposition rejects Gulf initiative
President "welcomes" GCC's efforts to end his country's political crisis.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2011 12:19 GMT
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