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Syria inspections continue as war rages
UN inspectors visit three sites linked to chemical weapons, as activists say regime airstrikes hit northern cities.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2013 02:31 GMT
Syria rebels made own sarin gas, says Russia
Russia hands evidence to UN which its envoy says indicates Syrian opposition used chemical weapons on regime forces.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2013 03:09 GMT
Swede to probe Syria chemical weapons use
Scientist Ake Sellstrom to head UN investigation into allegations that chemical agents were used in the civil war.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 08:46 GMT
Chavez last words were 'I don't want to die'
As country begins seven days of mourning, head of presidential guard says Chavez died of a massive heart attack.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2013 09:42 GMT
Venezuela begins mourning for Hugo Chavez
Thousands jam streets of Caracas as late president's body is moved to military academy in advance of state funeral.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2013 05:58 GMT
Syria: Talks or a fight to the end?
Both the United States and Russia have laid out their political stakes when it comes to negotiating with Assad.
Last updated: 04 Mar 2013 16:21 GMT
UN assembly set to vote on Syria resolution
UN prepares to denounce Syria for unleashing tanks and air power, and demand regime refrain from chemical weapons use.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2012 15:29 GMT
Syrian military bombards rebel strongholds
The battle for Aleppo, Syria's largest city, rages into sixth day, as military launches aerial campaign.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2012 13:58 GMT
UN council postpones Syria resolution vote
Security Council to decide Thursday on non-military sanctions, as UN chief Ban Ki-moon says "bloodshed must end now".
Last updated: 20 Jul 2012 23:23 GMT
Kofi Annan proposes Syria 'unity government'
Diplomats say call for interim government that includes Assad followers and opposition members gains traction.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2012 13:11 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
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The death of international development
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