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Bahraini doctors speak out against torture
Doctors have been tortured and given long prison sentences for giving medical care to anti-government protesters.
Last updated: 02 Dec 2011 11:15 GMT
Bahrain says charged medics 'attempted coup'
Doctors claim their confessions were forced through torture and appeal to UN chief for probe into their prison sentences
Last updated: 01 Oct 2011 10:49 GMT
UN condemns jail sentence for Bahrain medics
UN chief criticises "harsh" prison terms for medical workers who treated protesters during March uprising.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2011 22:41 GMT
Report: Doctors targeted in Bahrain
Rights group alleges medics were beaten and arrested as government sought to stop protesters from receiving treatment.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2011 08:47 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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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
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
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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