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Iraqi deputy PM escapes assassination attempt
Sunni official Saleh al-Mutlak comes under attack as gunmen dressed as soldiers open fire on his convoy.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2014 15:24 GMT
Iran, Orientalism and Western illusions about Syria
Over 100,000 deaths and millions of refugees later, is the Western narrative similar to what Iranians have been saying?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Last updated: 06 Apr 2014 09:11 GMT
Syria's war within a war
What are the consequences of the growing infighting and splintering of opposition groups in the conflict-ridden country?
Last updated: 12 Jan 2014 11:06 GMT
Dozens of Iraqi MPs quit over Anbar violence
At least 13 people killed in latest round of violence in western province as police break up Sunni Muslim protest camp.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2013 11:28 GMT
Palestinians thirst for water treatment plant
Polluted water and lack of treatment plants have hurt the environment as well as human health in the West Bank.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2013 10:11 GMT
Black Britons confront 'radical Islam'
Islam is quickly emerging as the religion of choice for young black people in the UK.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2013 10:38 GMT
Israel holds al-Qaeda suspect without charge
Israel says it has secretly detained Samir al-Baraq since 2010 and suspect him of being a biological weapons expert.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 14:54 GMT
Al-Qaeda figure seized in US raids in Africa
Commandos capture top al-Qaeda fighter in Libya, but another raid in Somalia fails to capture or kill al-Shabab target.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2013 12:37 GMT
Somali group says base raided by 'Westerners'
Al-Shabab says British and Turkish troops landed on coastal town and engaged in firefight - a claim both nations deny.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2013 22:51 GMT
The divisions of diplomacy
Are discussions about political solutions to the Syrian conflict completely detached from the reality on the ground?
Last updated: 22 Sep 2013 11:57 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
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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.
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
Can Beppe Grillo's internet democracy work?
What can Obama do about Ferguson?
Jason A Johnson
The reassertion of whiteness in Canada: Deepan Budlakoti and Bill C-24
The grand failure of Israeli hasbara
The five deadly sins of US foreign policy
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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