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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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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
ISIL and the French diplomatic renaissance
Back for more: The US and Iraq
The new 'robocops' policing the poor
Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
The face that launched a thousand tweets
Mary Jane Baxter
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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