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Iraq, ISIL and the region's choices
Even if ISIL is halted before it reaches Baghdad, it has left virtually every regional actor scrambling for a response.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 18:13 GMT
Syria dismisses deputy PM after US talks
Qadri Jamil was sacked after holding unauthorised meetings with US officials to discuss proposed Geneva talks.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 17:16 GMT
Is the US winning hearts and minds in Egypt?
Seen either as an interloper or manipulator, the US nonetheless tries its hand at playing negotiator.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2013 21:10 GMT
Foreign envoys join Syria opposition talks
Officials try to break deadlock at Istanbul meeting as rebels renew calls for Assad's exit before attending peace talks.
Last updated: 30 May 2013 13:27 GMT
Assad vows response to Israeli attack
Syria's president tells Lebanese TV station he has received shipment of arms from Russia and will defend his country.
Last updated: 30 May 2013 12:35 GMT
Syrian opposition sets conditions for talks
Rebels renew calls for Assad's exit before entering peace talks as foreign envoys boost stalled Istanbul meeting.
Last updated: 29 May 2013 22:31 GMT
US senator McCain enters Syria to meet rebels
Republican senator slipped across border for visit lasting several hours before returning to Turkey, spokesman says.
Last updated: 28 May 2013 03:27 GMT
Kerry: Assad cannot be part of Syria solution
US secretary of state says Syrian president has to step down as part of any political solution to country's civil war.
Last updated: 09 May 2013 20:13 GMT
Syria rivals urge probe on 'chemical attack'
Assad regime and opposition demand international inquiry to look into alleged chemical attack near Aleppo city.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2013 18:12 GMT
Syria ceasefire plan prospects grow dim
Cross-border shooting and shelling of villages precede expiry of deadline of first phase of the UN-brokered deal.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2012 08:55 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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The grand failure of Israeli hasbara
The five deadly sins of US foreign policy
Indonesia: Prabowo's last stand
The outlaw state of Israel, part II
Exposing the great 'poverty reduction' lie
Why aren't college presidents writing letters of concern about Salaita?
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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