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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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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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