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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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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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