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Syrian rebels 'make advances' in Aleppo
Jabhat al-Nusra and other groups retake strategic area of city in apparent counter-attack against regime, activists say.
Last updated: 10 May 2014 11:17 GMT
Syria opposition pressed to attend talks
US Secretary of State John Kerry says he is "confident" National Coalition will take part in conference in Switzerland.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2014 08:20 GMT
Syria army advances amid rebel power struggle
Regime forces take advantage of rebel infighting, attempting to recapture strategic Aleppo district.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2014 20:37 GMT
'Friends of Syria' says talks only option
Foreign ministers meeting in Paris say Geneva conference must go ahead and pushes opposition National Council to attend.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2014 19:58 GMT
Syrian troops push towards Aleppo city
Government forces move on rebel strongholds in northern city as foreign ministers meet in Paris to discuss crisis.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2014 13:45 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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