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US demands Israeli release of American teen
Israel's continued detention of teenager is raising US awareness of the plight of Palestinians.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 09:10 GMT
US: Arms to Israel were scrutinised over Gaza
State Department says US tightened its oversight on arms shipments to ally Israel during the bombardment of Gaza.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2014 03:03 GMT
Five killed in clashes over Nagorno Karabakh
Four Azeri soldiers and an ethnic Armenian soldier die during fighting near disputed region amid increasing tensions.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 06:56 GMT
US evacuates Libya embassy as fighting rages
Washington suspends mission in Tripoli for second time in three years as rival militias battle in capital's streets.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2014 02:51 GMT
Tehran 'detains three US-Iranian journalists'
Committee to Protect Journalists demands release of four people, including Washington Post reporter, believed detained.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2014 01:42 GMT
S Sudan truce crumbles amid renewed clashes
Fighting continued over the town of Nasir for the second day in the largest offensive since May truce.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2014 10:35 GMT
Iraqi PM offers amnesty to rebel Sunni tribes
Maliki says rebel call for new caliphate threatens entire region as deadly clashes erupt in Shia holy city of Karbala.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 09:28 GMT
Sudan apostasy woman given US embassy refuge
Mariam Ibrahim, who is facing death threats, and her two children given refuge at the US embassy in Khartoum.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2014 09:54 GMT
Iraq's Sadr calls for emergency government
Leader of powerful Shia group Mahdi army says "new faces" needed to tackle ISIL-led Sunni rebellion in country's north.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2014 05:45 GMT
Iraq's parliament prepares for new government
Move comes as Sunni rebels continue to capture vast chunks of country's north, keeping neighbours on high alert.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 20:59 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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In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Buddhist detox centre
The Wat Tham Krabok monastery is Thailand's largest free drug rehabilitation facility.
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