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State funeral for Vietnam's war hero
Hundreds of thousands bid last farewell to General Giap, architect of military victories over French and US armies.
Last updated: 13 Oct 2013 09:14 GMT
Vietnam army general Giap dies at 102
Legendary general Vo Nguyen Giap was known for scripting Vietnam's victory in wars against France and US.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 16:01 GMT
In search of a great Arab leader?
Forty years after his death, no Arab leader has been able to fill the role left vacant by Gamal Abdel Nasser.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2010 14:33 GMT
New battle for old Vietnam soldier
General who masterminded defeat of France and US becomes champion of environment.
Tom Fawthrop in Hanoi
Last updated: 07 May 2009 23:23 GMT
Vietnam remembers victory over US
has celebrated the co
Last updated: 30 Apr 2005 13:04 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.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
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
Is this the death of democracy in Afghanistan?
ISIL crisis: Everyone's a winner
Brazil's 'accidental' presidential candidate
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Can the left fight back in Europe?
An ideological pendulum in the Arab world
Confidence men and their masquerade
Westgate: A photographer's story
Photographer Kabir Dhanji revisits the people he met inside Westgate Mall during the attack on September 21, 2013.
In Pictures: Destruction in Ukraine's Luhansk
More than 500 people have been killed in the contested city, where a shaky ceasefire holds.
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
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