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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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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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
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Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Are reproductive rights human rights?
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How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Can Nigerian youth destroy Boko Haram's caliphate?
Daniel E Agbiboa
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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