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Can the UN help Abbas end Israeli occupation?
A frustrated Palestinian president says he wants to set a time limit for Israeli occupation.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2014 19:58 GMT
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
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