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Country Profile: Liberia
Background on the politics, economy and foreign relations of Liberia.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2011 09:22 GMT
Sirleaf: A controversial laureate?
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is by no means a saint - but she still deserves the Nobel Peace Prize.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 12:04 GMT
Liberia: A time to change perceptions?
After years of civil war, has the West African country cultivated enough democratic values to usher in a new era?
Last updated: 11 Oct 2011 10:24 GMT
Profile: Leymah Gbowee
A social worker by profession, the activist won the Nobel for bringing Liberian women together to press for peace.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 11:58 GMT
Profile: Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
Africa's first elected female president wins the Nobel Peace Prize in time for a boost in her re-election campaign.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 11:05 GMT
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Q&A: 'One day my son will be free'
Mother of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy says her son's ordeal highlights the value of press freedom.
French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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