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Syrian opposition calls for aid 'safe zones'
Leaders say UN mission has failed to stop violence and call for creation of safe areas for delivery of humanitarian aid.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2012 13:56 GMT
Annan says Syria violence 'unacceptable'
Peace envoy alarmed by reports that government targeted people in areas where UN monitors met civilians.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2012 12:43 GMT
Annan calls new Syria violence 'unacceptable'
Kofi Annan's spokesman says regime troops intimidated and perhaps killed locals who spoke to ceasefire monitors.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2012 20:27 GMT
Blast rocks central Damascus despite truce
Three injured in car bombing, state TV reports, a day after activists said scores killed in violence across country.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2012 15:46 GMT
UN team tours Syria amid reports of violence
Damascus suburb reportedly stormed by government forces, as envoy Kofi Annan urges both sides to "put down weapons".
Last updated: 22 Apr 2012 20:34 GMT
UN observers tour Syria amid unrest reports
Damascus suburb reportedly stormed by government forces as UN team monitoring ceasefire visits flashpoint towns.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2012 13:09 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Confidence men and their masquerade
Is Britain only for the rich?
Climate activism: A change in approach?
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Libya: Let the scramble for oil money begin
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
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