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Aleppo: Syria's key battleground?
As the Free Syrian Army makes gains in Aleppo, we analyse the government's strategy to retake the border province.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2012 11:04 GMT
Wonder strike fires Qatar campaign
Yusef Ahmed hits brilliant volley and adds a second in 2-0 victory over China as hosts recover from bad Asian Cup start.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2011 18:26 GMT
Somali president steps down
Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed quits following parliament's rejection of his sacking of PM.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2008 08:47 GMT
Somalis divided over government
President's loyalists go into hiding after receiving death threats.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2008 20:52 GMT
Somali president names new premier
The president appoints new PM despite parliament's support of the current premier.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2008 17:52 GMT
Somali MPs give backing to premier
Government supports retention of Nur Hassan Hussein after president moves to sack him.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2008 17:41 GMT
UN heads to Somalia peace talks
Presence of Ethiopian troops in Somalia continue to be a sticking point in talks.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2008 01:22 GMT
Islamists seize key Somali town
The Islamic militia has seized control of a strategic township near the Ethiopian border from Somalia's transitional government, further expanding their territory, officials and residents say.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2006 18:02 GMT
Somali president lands in Djibouti
The transitional president of Somalia has landed in Djibouti, after leaving Kenya for his home country.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2005 01:37 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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