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Afghans vote in presidential poll
Millions defy Taliban threats to choose successor to Karzai, in nation's first democratic transfer of power.
Central & South Asia
Last updated: 05 Apr 2014 21:44 GMT
Iranians react to nuclear deal
From elation to frustration, Al Jazeera gauges the response to the Iranian nuclear agreement.
Hamid Reza Gholamzadeh
Last updated: 27 Nov 2013 15:14 GMT
Make a deal with Rouhani: Iran has hawks too
Much is to be gained from a US rapprochement with Iran, but the window of opportunity is small and sceptics many.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 10:56 GMT
Rafsanjani and Khamenei: The Rouhani element
Rouhani's victory was a decisive win for Rafsanjani in his power struggle with the Supreme Leader, but what's next?
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 08:03 GMT
Iran Foreign Ministry to lead nuclear talks
President tasks ministry with handling negotiations, in shift away from security officials setting Tehran's strategies.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2013 16:20 GMT
Why the democratic spring lies closer to Iran than to Egypt
Voting for Rouhani as an agent of change, however imperfect, was a more stable option than other alternatives.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 11:14 GMT
The West is a career: Linking Rouhani’s election to US sanctions
Delusional careerists who laud sanctions as the impetus for Rouhani's election in Iran couldn't be more wrong.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2013 15:12 GMT
Why does Washington always get Iran wrong?
Rouhani's resounding victory sheds light on at least three factors contributing to a systemic misreading of Iran.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2013 09:30 GMT
Rouhani won the Iranian election. Get over it.
The former chief nuclear negotiator's skill at forging coalitions was key to his victory in Iran's presidential race.
Hillary Mann Leverett
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Last updated: 16 Jun 2013 14:37 GMT
Iran celebrates Rouhani's presidential win
Hassan Rouhani hails his win as "victory of moderation over extremism", pledges new tone of respect in foreign affairs.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2013 11:42 GMT
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Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
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Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
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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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Can the left fight back in Europe?
An ideological pendulum in the Arab world
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Mysteries linger over Westgate Mall attack
Westgate: A photographer's story
Photographer Kabir Dhanji revisits the people he met inside Westgate Mall during the attack on September 21, 2013.
In Pictures: Destruction in Ukraine's Luhansk
More than 500 people have been killed in the contested city, where a shaky ceasefire holds.
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
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