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Broken promises: New media revolution in the Arab world
The idea of the Internet as an intrinsically democratic medium should be left behind.
Enrico De Angelis
Last updated: 03 Feb 2014 08:02 GMT
Diplomats: Egypt could have avoided bloodshed
Some western mediators believe a compromise had been possible, but was nixed by hard-liners in Cairo.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 10:58 GMT
Syria: Talks or a fight to the end?
Both the United States and Russia have laid out their political stakes when it comes to negotiating with Assad.
Last updated: 04 Mar 2013 16:21 GMT
Obama pressed on Syrian endgame
US analysts believe Syria has reached a "tipping point" but have no intention of putting boots on the ground.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2012 09:43 GMT
An Arab vision in focus
Read about the role satellite media played in the Arab Spring in an excerpt from chapter six of The Invisible Arab.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2012 16:52 GMT
The Muslim Brotherhood in flux
As Egypt's vote nears, the largest opposition group has ignored allies' boycott calls and will run candidates.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2010 13:43 GMT
Survey: Arabs lose faith in Obama
Arabs find new hero in Turkish PM as disillusionment grows with US president.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2010 20:26 GMT
US unveils new security strategy
Document downplays fears the US is "at war" with Islam.
Last updated: 28 May 2010 05:34 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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