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Syria rebels take control of strategic town
Rebels cut off government troops' supply route out of Aleppo, as President Assad warns US against military action.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 20:56 GMT
Syria's al Hiffa 'deserted' after clashes
UN observers greeted by "stench of dead bodies" as they enter former rebel stronghold now overrun by government troops
Last updated: 15 Jun 2012 06:36 GMT
Kidnapped Lebanese men 'safe and well'
Syrian Islamist "mediating" in crisis expects video of Shia pilgrims seized in Aleppo to be released soon.
Last updated: 24 May 2012 15:52 GMT
Morocco severs relations with Iran
Rabat accuses Iranian ambassador of seeking to spread Shia Islam in the Sunni kingdom.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2009 07:17 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.
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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Obama's war and the Mosul variable
Ahmed Seif and Egypt's prison generation
Making desperate people's lives truly miserable
War on Islamic State: No chance without Iran
African healthcare laid bare by Ebola epidemic
Russia sanctions: Policy of provocation?
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.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
In Pictures: Syrian food finds Jordanian home
Beloved Syrian ice cream, shawerma and sweets shops have sprung up across Jordan to the delight of locals.
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