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Bahrain police 'raid home of top Shia cleric'
Security forces search house of Sheikh Issa Qassem, the spiritual leader of al-Wefaq, the Shia opposition group says.
Last updated: 01 Dec 2014 16:38 GMT
Iraq steps up offensive against rebels
Security forces try to reclaim ground lost to Sunni rebels led by ISIL, as a US carrier strike group heads to the Gulf.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2014 23:30 GMT
Controversy dogs EU envoy's Iran visit
Catherine Ashton's landmark visit to Iran sparked protests and official criticism.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2014 07:24 GMT
Turkish PM in Iran amid improving relations
Tensions between neighbouring nations had previously flared over their support for rival sides in Syria's civil war.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2014 19:45 GMT
UN under fire by Assad allies before Geneva 2
A retracted invitation for Tehran to participate sends peace talks into disarray before inauguration.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2014 13:27 GMT
Iran set to resume nuclear talks in Geneva
Thursday's two-day meeting aims to activate a landmark deal reached in November between Iran and world powers.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2014 06:10 GMT
Iran not invited to Syria peace talks
Tehran brushes off US offer of possible sideline role in Geneva 2 conference, calling it a matter of "honour".
Last updated: 07 Jan 2014 02:32 GMT
Iran blasts 'unfair' UN human rights report
Iran rejects a United Nations report critical of its human rights record, calling it unfair and politically motivated.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2013 14:21 GMT
Iran and UK agree to exchange diplomats
Both countries will appoint charge d'affaires and discuss further thaw, two years after embassies shuttered.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2013 17:59 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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