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Solving Syria's chemical threat
Russia and the US have agreed on a plan to eliminate Syria's chemical weapons, but is full disarmament possible?
Last updated: 15 Sep 2013 13:00 GMT
US debate rages over Afghan withdrawal
A growing chorus of Democrats and Republicans are pushing to have 15,000 soldiers withdrawn soon, rather than 3,000.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2011 15:29 GMT
Lasting peace in Afghanistan?
We ask if local tribal leaders hold the key to lasting peace in the war-torn nation.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2011 10:46 GMT
Talking to the Taliban
As the US changes strategies in Afghanistan, will it take a new and controversial direction?
Last updated: 08 Feb 2010 10:25 GMT
The former US senior civilian representative in Afghanistan on what he thinks of the war.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2009 09:37 GMT
US official resigns over Afghan war
Official cites loss of confidence in war aims as US forces suffer deadliest month so far.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2009 01:56 GMT
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Illustrating South Africa's injustice
Political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro talks about being a thorn in the side of his country's ruling elite.
Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
News, features, opinions and picture galleries from the world's largest democracy.
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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