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Westgate Mall crackdown brings fear and anger
Controversial police crackdown on 'terrorist' suspects has many concerned on Kenya's coast.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2013 08:18 GMT
Somalis in Kenya fear revenge attacks
Three days after the Nairobi mall siege began, Somalis in the capital say they fear retaliation.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 18:37 GMT
Deaths reported in Nigeria shootout
Witnesses dispute official account of clash with Boko Haram fighters, just days after deadly attack by group in Borno.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2013 08:27 GMT
Scores 'killed' in Boko Haram raid in Nigeria
Officials say attack in country's northeast by fighters disguised in army uniforms left 87 people dead.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2013 06:35 GMT
Profile: Boko Haram
Group believed to have a number of factions with differing aims, including to launch an Islamic state in the north.
Last updated: 18 May 2013 17:20 GMT
Will Nigeria violence spiral out of control?
We ask if Boko Haram is to be blamed for renewed sectarian violence in the wake of more killings in the country's north.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2012 08:47 GMT
US adds Boko Haram leaders to terrorist list
Washington designates three leaders of the African armed group as "terrorists" in bid to halt violence in Nigeria.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2012 23:59 GMT
Nigerian sect storms police station in Kano
Northern state shaken by more than hour of gun battles after suspected armed members of Boko Haram attack police.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2012 13:07 GMT
Suspects charged in Nigeria bombing
Four alleged Boko Haram members stand accused of organising deadly suicide bombing of UN office.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2011 09:10 GMT
Profile: Boko Haram
Profile of group in Nigeria calling for Islamic law to be implemented throughout country.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2010 17:28 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
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Armenian 'genocide': Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
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In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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