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Islamic State strengthens control in Syria
The seizure of the Tabqa airbase highlights the Islamic State's consolidation of power in eastern Syria, analysts say.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 09:29 GMT
US flights 'to spy on Islamic State' in Syria
Sources say US surveillance aircraft and drones are being used to gather intelligence on the Islamic State group.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 20:34 GMT
Obama 'authorises spy flights over Syria'
Sources say surveillance aircraft would be used by Washington to gather intelligence on the Islamic State group.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 05:02 GMT
Syria could work with West against 'terror'
Syrian FM says Damascus open to co-operation at both regional and international level to combat Islamic State fighters.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2014 13:34 GMT
Hariri pays first visit to Lebanon since 2011
Former prime minister's return seen as attempt to reassert influence over Sunnis following incursion by Syrian fighters.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2014 16:44 GMT
Iraqis seek refuge in Kurdish north
Iraqis displaced from southern areas find sanctuary in schools and with family as they escape north.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2014 09:09 GMT
Syrian refugees seek sanctuary in Morocco
Hundreds of refugees have entered Morocco across the Algerian border, with many aiming to reach European shores.
Last updated: 30 May 2014 12:32 GMT
New 'controls' on niqab spur alarm in Tunisia
Vague government statements on face-covering garment highlight growing secular-religious tensions in Tunisia.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 11:49 GMT
Lebanon parliament fails to elect president
No candidate received the necessary two-thirds majority to win the presidency in first parliamentary vote.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2014 14:18 GMT
Tunisian security forces denied suffrage
Tunisians are divided on whether to lift a long-standing voting ban for members of the army, police and national guard.
Safa Ben Said
Last updated: 22 Apr 2014 13:22 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
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Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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