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Cuba: Hope abounds after decades of distrust
Havana residents express relief and joy at historic news that US and Cuba have renewed relations after 54 years.
Rosa Bosch and Saddam Sanchez
Last updated: 19 Dec 2014 12:00 GMT
Bus bombing claims lives in Baghdad
At least seven people killed in mainly Shia area, just a day after 10 deaths in two blasts in the Iraqi capital.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2014 09:29 GMT
A very secular jihad
Western fighters on the Kurdish front lines is a counter-narrative to the thousands of foreigners who have joined ISIL.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2014 05:36 GMT
Will ISIL put an end to Iraq?
Iraq's former National Security Adviser Mowaffak al-Rubaie debates ISIL strategy, sectarianism, and the nation's crisis.
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Last updated: 21 Nov 2014 20:29 GMT
Why peace with Israel was bad for Jordan
Jordanians have strong reasons for rejecting Israel - for some, these are nationalistic, for others, they are religious.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2014 10:27 GMT
The staggering failure of US-trained foreign troops
Why the mainstream US media hasn't gone for the juicy bone that is the obvious corruption in the US military.
Last updated: 16 Oct 2014 08:31 GMT
Is 'Peshmerga chic' offensive?
Female Peshmerga have genuinely inspired people, offering an alternative image of Muslim women to mainstream media.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2014 09:10 GMT
What gives legitimacy to ISIL's rhetoric?
Failure of top-down modernisation and disintegration of post-colonial national borders have cost the region dearly.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2014 10:24 GMT
Karachi's polio vaccinators in the crosshairs
Polio remains endemic in Pakistan as health workers battle anti-vaccine prejudice and threat to life by armed groups.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2014 11:22 GMT
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
How Turkey's first ladies have championed the freedom to wear the veil and reconciled the nation with age-old values.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2014 08:01 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
A letter to the Macedonian legislators
Race and economics in Hollywood casting
The generational change in US-Cuba relations
From Panama to Ferguson: Countering the devaluation of black lives
Janvieve Williams Comrie
'I dream of a job, a school, a home'
The crisis in Iraq: Was the rise of ISIL a surprise?
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