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Nayef's conservative policies to outlive him
Prince's uncompromising views on domestic opposition and regional affairs are shared by many Saudi royals.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2012 20:43 GMT
Scorecard: Egypt since the revolution
One year later, country's ruling generals have yet to fulfil many of the demands of the activists who toppled Mubarak.
Gregg Carlstrom and Evan Hill
Egypt One Year On
Last updated: 24 Jan 2012 18:05 GMT
New prince, tougher kingdom?
Inside Story discusses what Nayef bin Abdelaziz's appointment as crown prince means for Saudi Arabia's future.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2011 11:24 GMT
Profile: Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Nayef
Saudi Arabia's new crown prince is widely seen as a traditionalist for whom security and stability are key.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2011 03:42 GMT
Saudi Arabia names new crown prince
Nayef bin Abdul-Aziz, the kingdom's interior minister, named heir to throne following death of previous crown prince.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2011 03:40 GMT
Saudi heir buried amid succession questions
King Abdullah among mourners at crown prince's funeral as focus shifts to who ailing monarch will name as his successor.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2011 18:49 GMT
Saudi Arabia buries crown prince
King Abdullah will appoint a new crown prince and successor in wake of brother Prince Sultan's death.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2011 16:01 GMT
Heir to Saudi Arabia throne dies
Sultan bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, 83-year-old defence minister, has died "outside the kingdom following an illness".
Last updated: 22 Oct 2011 18:46 GMT
Heir's death opens Saudi succession question
The choice of King Abdullah's successor will come after intricate familial politics in the Gulf monarchy.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2011 18:17 GMT
Gunman killed near Saudi prince's palace
Officers kill a man who opened fire at a checkpoint near interior minister's palace in Jeddah.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2011 05:08 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Diaoyu islands: Torn between two countries
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
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In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
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