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Main Syrian opposition elects new president
Ahmad Asi al-Jarba to take over Western-backed Syrian National Coalition from acting chief George Sabra.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2013 19:27 GMT
Assad: My opponents failed to oust me
Syrian president says the opposition has used all tools to overthrow his regime but failed.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2013 05:05 GMT
Syria opposition to pick interim PM next week
Meeting to choose leader who will oversee creation of interim government is to be held in Turkish city of Istanbul.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2013 19:19 GMT
Annan: Syria peace plan not being implemented
UN envoy, confirming massacres, says "first responsibility" to stop violence lies with government in Damascus.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2012 11:47 GMT
Syrian army stops UN from reaching 'massacre'
Head of UN mission says observers stopped at checkpoints while trying to verify reports of mass killing in Hama village.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2012 13:34 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
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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Armenian 'genocide': Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
Greece: The murky moat of fortress Europe
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
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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