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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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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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