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Putin the powerful
Are the recent amnesties an attempt to boost the Russian president's image ahead of the Winter Olympics in Sochi?
Last updated: 23 Dec 2013 13:14 GMT
Syrian opposition leader urges use of force
Ahmad Jarba says action should be taken under Chapter Seven of the UN charter to stop the war in Syria.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2013 22:55 GMT
Fear of the future in Yemen
As the opposition movement gains momentum, concerns are raised over who or what could take over from president Saleh.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2011 13:01 GMT
Belarus jails hundreds of activists
At least 600 people held in Minsk as police crack down on opposition protesters in the wake of a presidential election.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2010 13:43 GMT
Belarus president re-elected
Amid violent protests and cries of corruption, Alexander Lukashenko wins fourth term in office.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2010 05:54 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Burkina Faso, African leaders and 'sit-tightism'
Getting Hollywood's nod for Palestinian film
Ecuador's FM wants transnational corporations held accountable
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
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