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Kuwait urged to stop stripping citizenship
Rights group says oil-rich country has stripped 33 people of their nationality, some of them for political reasons.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2014 16:12 GMT
Deaths as multiple bombs rock Baghdad
At least 23 people are killed and 56 others injured after a series of suicide blasts rip through the Iraqi capital.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 09:15 GMT
Israel's attacks in Gaza town 'a war crime'
Witnesses say Israeli soldiers used Palestinians as human shields and fired on civilians in Khuza'a in southern Gaza.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 16:33 GMT
Hariri pays first visit to Lebanon since 2011
Former prime minister's return seen as attempt to reassert influence over Sunnis following incursion by Syrian fighters.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2014 16:44 GMT
Ceasefire extended in Lebanon's Arsal
Delegation of clerics negotiates 24-hour extension as Syrian fighters withdraw from town and release three soldiers.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 20:16 GMT
Libya burns as militias vie for control
Tripoli residents have fled intense violence, as armed groups agree to a temporary ceasefire in the Libyan capital.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2014 08:03 GMT
Can politics tame Iraq's militias?
As Iraq is embroiled in turmoil, chances of a political settlement look increasingly slim.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 02:39 GMT
Iraq in turmoil: Is Maliki calling the shots?
Prime minister fights back against Sunni-led rebellion - and those who want him replaced.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 20:25 GMT
Iraq cleric issues call to arms against ISIL
Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani calls on volunteers to fight armed group battling government forces close to Baghdad.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 02:10 GMT
Ex-mujahid faces academic in Afghan runoff
Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani are challenging stereotypes ahead of Saturday's presidential runoff in Afghanistan.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2014 14:22 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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What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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