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Arrests at protest over Israel's Bedouin plan
Hundreds take part in 'Day of Rage' against government policy of resettling the Bedouin of the southern Negev desert.
Last updated: 01 Dec 2013 09:31 GMT
Israel's Bedouin eviction plan opposed
Thousands expected to take part in Day of Rage events against policy of resettling Bedouin of southern Negev desert.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2013 11:04 GMT
Prison-smuggled sperm gives Palestinians hope
Women with husbands serving long terms in Israeli jails have resorted to sneaking sperm out and getting pregnant.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2013 06:55 GMT
The Assads: An iron-fisted dynasty
One powerful, tight-knit family has controlled Syria for four decades.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2012 13:28 GMT
Abbas government accused of torture
New allegations against Palestinian Authority surface following imam's death.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2008 02:54 GMT
Jordan drops Abbas' brother fraud case
The brother of Palestinian prime minister Mahmud Abbas has paid to have charges against him dropped in a $500 million fraud case.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2003 20:59 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.
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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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