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Remembering the war in October
Forty years on, we explore the story of what Egyptians call the October War and Israelis the Yom Kippur War of 1973.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2013 16:56 GMT
What does 2013 have in store for Syria?
With the two-year-old conflict worsening all the time, we ask if 2013 could be the deadliest year yet.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2013 11:50 GMT
Dangerous contradictions in Syria
Incoherent national policies and geopolitical rivalries are leading to a worsening crisis in Syria.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2012 13:11 GMT
Interview: Syria expert Patrick Seale
Patrick Seale, author of several books on Syria, calls Assad's speech tough but not "totally uncompromising".
Last updated: 11 Jan 2012 12:43 GMT
Are these the last days of al-Assad's regime?
Al Jazeera's new show examining events inside Syria asks what direction the country is moving in.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2011 08:01 GMT
The impact of economic sanctions on Syria
As Arab states decide to cut commercial ties with the Syrian government, will it help end the violence in the country?
Last updated: 28 Nov 2011 10:37 GMT
Obama's push against UN-approved Palestine
During his trip to Europe, the US president tries to garner support against the UN declaration for a Palestinian state.
Last updated: 26 May 2011 09:23 GMT
Syria: Conspiracies and condemnation
As criticism mounts over Syria's handling of pro-democracy protests, the regime blames conspirators.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2011 11:45 GMT
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Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
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