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Damascus calls arms deal 'victory for Syria'
Syrian minister says abolishing chemical arms will help country emerge from crisis, in first reaction to US-Russia deal.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 04:41 GMT
Israel cautious over Syria weapons deal
Israeli PM says US-Russia deal will be judged on whether it achieves the complete destruction of Syria's chemical arms.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2013 13:03 GMT
Syrian forces battle for control of Homs
Third day of offensive sees government tightening siege on city as Gulf council and EU call for political solution.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2013 09:12 GMT
Saudi Arabia accuses Syria of 'genocide'
Saudi foreign minister says Bashar al-Assad government waging "genocide" against rebels.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 21:15 GMT
US and Saudi send warnings to Iran and Syria
Top US diplomat John Kerry and Prince Saud al-Faisal present united front on Syria unrest and Iran's nuclear programme.
Last updated: 04 Mar 2013 17:30 GMT
First batch of Russians flown out of Syria
Two planes carrying 77 Russian citizens arrive in Moscow, while violence across Syria continues.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2013 08:39 GMT
Saudi replaces governor of oil-rich province
King appoints brother of interior minister as new leader of restive Eastern Province, home to country's Shia-minority.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2013 14:27 GMT
UN envoy Brahimi says Syrian crisis worsening
UN-Arab League mediator warns the unrest threatens regional stability, after meeting Syria's President Bashar al-Assad.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2012 03:36 GMT
Syrian opposition calls for no-fly zone
Syrian National Council asks for safe haven on borders as Bashar al-Assad's forces heavily shell rebel controlled areas.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2012 06:58 GMT
The problem with removing dictators
Outside aid can help topple Assad, but intervention can prevent neither a humanitarian crisis nor a descent into chaos.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2012 15:33 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
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.
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In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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