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Israel refuses to give dead back to West Bank
Citing security concerns, Israeli officials have refused to hand over Palestinian bodies back to families.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2013 12:35 GMT
Somali refugees in Kenya fear early return
A plan to reintegrate some of the 600,000 Somalis in Kenya worries refugees and some local businesses.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2013 06:06 GMT
Wasting away in the Gaza Strip
Closure of 'lifeline' tunnels means fuel shortages, power cuts, and sewage on the streets.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 13:47 GMT
Libyan capital back to normal as army deploys
Libyan army units take up positions around the city as militia fighters pull out.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 20:57 GMT
Egypt proposes restrictive 'protest law'
While the country's curfew was lifted, new legislation gives police sweeping powers over planned demonstrations.
Last updated: 17 Nov 2013 13:05 GMT
Pakistan criticised over drone victim numbers
Islamabad says only 67 civilians were killed in US drone strikes since 2008, lowering number stated in earlier reports.
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Last updated: 01 Nov 2013 06:21 GMT
Libya security chief proud of seizing PM
The head of Libya's anti-crime unit, Abdelmonem Essid, boasts of being behind Ali Zeidan's 'arrest'.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2013 00:55 GMT
Analysis: UN status no panacea for Palestine
A year after being granted UN observer status, the PLO seems no closer to a peace deal with Israel.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2013 15:14 GMT
Turkey lifts decades-old ban on headscarves
Measure allowing women to sport the Islamic head scarf in state institutions is part of broader package of reforms.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2013 14:40 GMT
Tunisia deal to bring end to Islamist rule
Political rivals agree on timetable for ruling coalition to quit and be replaced by government of independents.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2013 08:06 GMT
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