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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
Lebanon's search for a charismatic new president
Lebanon can avoid a domestic implosion with a visionary, consensus-building president.
Last updated: 06 May 2014 13:33 GMT
Lebanon fails to elect new president - again
Vote rescheduled for third time, after parliament fails to establish two-thirds quorum to elect country's new president.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2014 11:29 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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