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Bahrain convenes 'new-look' parliament
Parliament with mostly new faces is opened by king following elections boycotted by opposition al-Wefaq party.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2014 21:49 GMT
Bahrain jails activist for insulting king
Zainab al-Khawaja sentenced to three years after tearing up a photo of the king while making a court appearance.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2014 10:23 GMT
Yemen secessionists face leadership crisis
Secessionist movement has encountered 'a lot of obstacles' along the road to independence, protest organiser says.
Last updated: 01 Dec 2014 12:04 GMT
Bahrain gears up for run-off elections
Voters head to the ballots as parliamentary elections come to its final round as 34 seats remain to be contested.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2014 12:12 GMT
Syria 'seriously studying' UN truce proposal
UN special envoy describes Assad regime's response to Aleppo humanitarian pause plan as one of "constructive interest".
Last updated: 11 Nov 2014 20:43 GMT
Yemen's Southerners see hope in Houthis' rise
Yemen’s southern secessionists will revive plans for independence amid internal divisions and Houthi ascendency.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 11:41 GMT
Saudi court sentences Shia leader to death
Nimr al-Nimr convicted of sedition and disobeying king for his role in 2011 demonstrations in kingdom's oil-rich east.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2014 19:27 GMT
In Yemen, 'no one is in charge'
The fate of Yemen's peace deal is hanging in the balance after Houthis snub president's choice of a prime minister.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2014 13:53 GMT
Q&A: What do the Houthis want?
A high ranking member of the Houthi movement speaks to Al Jazeera about the movement's endgame in Yemen.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2014 11:59 GMT
Bahraini critics face threat of statelessness
Amendments to Bahrain's Citizenship Act make it easier for the Interior Ministry to revoke individuals' citizenship.
Hyder Iftikhar Abbasi
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 10:12 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
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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
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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