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Iraq parliament rejects PM security nominees
Parliament rejects prime minister's nominees for crucial defence and interior ministry posts as US intensifies strikes.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 17:25 GMT
Lasting Gaza truce tops Cairo talks agenda
Humanitarian ceasefire holds for second day as Egyptian mediators pursue talks with Israeli and Palestinian delegates.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 16:46 GMT
Gaza ceasefire enters second day
Humanitarian truce holds as Palestinian and Israeli teams prepare for tough talks over a lasting ceasefire in Cairo.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 07:50 GMT
No halt to Gaza raids despite ceasefire calls
Israel continues with its air and naval bombardments of Gaza as hospitals struggle to cope with casualties.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 21:21 GMT
Syria FSA leaders condemn foreign involvement
Foreign forces involvement blamed for split in the opposition and for gains made by the government.
Last updated: 29 May 2014 11:07 GMT
Did Arab leftists betray the revolution?
Lefists have learned a few hard lessons in the wake of the revolutions that swept across the region in 2011.
Last updated: 17 Feb 2014 05:01 GMT
Netanyahu rolls out new roadblock to peace
Demand that Palestinians recognise Israel as a Jewish state is new cornerstone of Israeli diplomacy.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2014 11:15 GMT
Cheap tobacco lights up controversy in Jordan
Tobacco companies blame smuggling for falling cigarette prices, but health groups say these claims are puffed up.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2013 10:11 GMT
Q&A: FSA 'commander' Riad al-Assad
Senior figure in Syria's rebel group discusses Turkey, extremism and divisions in the FSA with Anita McNaught.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2012 14:41 GMT
Syria's FSA 'splintering into factions'
Free Syrian Army commander Riad al-Asaad tells Al Jazeera about challenges facing the group.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2012 02:55 GMT
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3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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