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Syria intensifies crackdown on protests
Tunisia recalls its ambassador to Syria as security forces arrest dozens in Damascus and open fire in other main cities.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2011 21:09 GMT
Turkish FM: 'Syrian army still in key towns'
Witnesses dispute government reports that security operations have ended in Deir ez-Zor and areas of Latakia.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2011 06:42 GMT
Protesters defy crackdown in Syria
Night demonstrations held in several cities as Syrian interior ministry says security operation in Latakia has ended.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2011 23:13 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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