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Syria: Exploding beyond its borders
As Israel is accused of carrying out attacks in Damascus, we look at the political and military impact on the region.
Last updated: 06 May 2013 12:18 GMT
Palestinian power plays
As Prime Minister Salam Fayyad quits after a feud with President Abbas, we ask how will it impact on the peace process.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2013 12:11 GMT
A declaration of war or a call for help?
As North Korea pulls out of all its agreements of non-aggression, we examine if the move will lead to an armed conflict.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2013 13:04 GMT
The shift in global arms trade
As a study shows a fall in the international arms trade, we ask how it will affect the armed conflicts across the world.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2013 14:22 GMT
US arms sales shoot to record levels
Congressional report shows that arms exports tripled from previous year, with Gulf Arab states the main customers.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2012 12:02 GMT
The world's most disputed waters
Has China raised tensions in the South China Sea by establishing a new city on a disputed island?
Last updated: 28 Jul 2012 08:36 GMT
Has sectarian violence returned to Iraq?
After a spate of deadly attacks, we ask if there is enough political will to stop the violence.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2012 08:32 GMT
Will the 9/11 suspects receive a fair trial?
As the detainees question the legitimacy of the court, we ask if real justice will be served by the military tribunal.
Last updated: 07 May 2012 08:55 GMT
Is Pakistan backing the Taliban?
As Islamabad rejects fresh accusations about its role in Afghanistan, we ask who is really pulling the strings.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2012 08:51 GMT
Who is Pakistan's supreme court really after?
As the country's prime minister faces contempt of court proceedings, we ask who the real target is in this trial.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2012 08:25 GMT
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Q&A: 'One day my son will be free'
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French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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