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Philippines: A chance for peace?
As the government forges an agreement with the country's largest rebel group, we ask if it can end decades of conflict.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2012 09:26 GMT
Legitimising the killings in the name of 'just war'
War on terror has not only 'legitimised' the killing of millions, but has also silenced a fair discussion about them.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2012 17:18 GMT
Al-Qaeda and al-Shabab: Double the trouble?
We ask what the formal merger of the two groups means for the conflict in Somalia.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2012 09:37 GMT
The 'changing' face of al-Qaeda
Ayman al-Zawahiri's ascent to al-Qaeda's leader could divert attention from a more sinister strategy.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2011 15:35 GMT
Jakarta bomb suspect death in doubt
Regional expert says body recovered after gun battle was not that of Noordin Top.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2009 06:06 GMT
Al-Qaeda in Iraq
US soldiers are searching for three comrades thought to have been taken by al-Qaeda.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2007 10:29 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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