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11 - 20
Libyan parliament elects new PM
Businessman Ahmed Maetig elected new PM, three weeks after Abdullah al-Thinni resigned citing security concerns.
Last updated: 04 May 2014 15:40 GMT
Q&A: Iraq elections explained
Iraqi analyst Zaid al-Ali explains the political and security context within which residents will cast their votes.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2014 10:04 GMT
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
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
ISIL and the French diplomatic renaissance
Back for more: The US and Iraq
The new 'robocops' policing the poor
Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
The face that launched a thousand tweets
Mary Jane Baxter
In Pictures: Floods ravage Pakistan
Al Jazeera visits Multan in Pakistan which has been inundated with floodwaters affecting more than 2.2 million people.
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
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