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Syrian protesters keep up pressure
Anti-government activists to continue rallies and strikes despite cabinet approval for bill to scrap emergency laws.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2011 20:14 GMT
Syrian opposition figure arrested in Homs
Mahmuod Issa held while students in Aleppo reportedly stage protest, a day after ministry says rallies must be licensed.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2011 14:07 GMT
Gunfire in locked-down Syrian city
Reports of shooting as thousands protest in Homs while Syrian government claims country is facing "armed insurrection".
Last updated: 19 Apr 2011 04:34 GMT
Syria: 'A kingdom of silence'
Analysts say a popular president, dreaded security forces and religious diversity make a Syrian revolution unlikely.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2011 17:18 GMT
Q&A: Syrian activist Suhair Atassi
In an interview from her native Syria, Atassi shares her views on the need for political reform in her country.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2011 16:39 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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