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UN soldiers escape siege by Syria rebels
Two groups of Filipino peacekeepers escape positions in occupied Golan Heights threatened by rebels from Syria.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 08:34 GMT
UN peacekeepers in Syria freed in firefight
Thirty-two Filipino peacekeepers seized by unidentified fighters in Israeli-occupied Golan Heights rescued, UN says.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 00:14 GMT
Syrian rebels attack UN peacekeepers in Golan
Philippine defence chief says Filipino peacekeepers in the Golan Heights are under attack from Syrian rebels.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 09:56 GMT
The trap: Cult thinking and conflict in the Middle East
The notion of 'cult behaviour' can explain the persistent cycle of violence in the Middle East.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2014 11:22 GMT
Egypt: A new dawn for autocracy
Sisi regime deals a final blow to democratic rule in Egypt with sentencing of Al Jazeera journalists.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2014 12:48 GMT
Philippines defence pact boosts US influence
Signing of deal during Obama trip raises concern over US influence and impact on Manila's already strained Chinese ties.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2014 19:41 GMT
US and Philippines sign ten-year defence pact
Deal allows for more high-profile war games between the allies and for US army hardware to be stationed in Philippines.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2014 05:37 GMT
Philippines to strengthen special forces unit
Move to triple size of battalion which operates against armed groups follows casualties suffered in Zamboanga last year.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2014 13:13 GMT
Philippines says rebel standoff has ended
Deadly three-week standoff between government troops and Muslim rebels who held nearly 200 hostages reportedly over.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 02:47 GMT
Philippine clashes rage despite truce effort
Vice president heads to Zamboanga to discuss truce with MNLF fighters holding civilian hostages, as gunbattles rage.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2013 17:54 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.
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Climate activism: A change in approach?
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Libya: Let the scramble for oil money begin
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
Confronting ISIL: Why bombing is doomed to fail
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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