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Iraq's Kurds demand expanded US operation
While a majority in Iraq's Kurdish region supports US army intervention, critics say it could lead to greater conflict.
Mohammed A Salih
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 09:01 GMT
Obama's Africa summit: Too little, too late?
The US-Africa summit trails behind Africa engagement initiatives led by other global powers.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 12:24 GMT
Beatings, rape and mass Congo deportation
More than 130,000 DRC citizens have been kicked out of Congo-Brazzaville as claims of physical and sexual abuse continue
Last updated: 28 Jun 2014 07:28 GMT
It's a dog's life for Sierra Leone vet
One of Sierra Leone's few veterinarians wages an uphill battle against rabies on a shoestring budget.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2014 14:13 GMT
Insult charges for Bahraini opposition leader
Head of Al Wefaq Shia bloc is accused of insulting authorities through "Revolution Museum" that was displayed in Manama.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2013 15:19 GMT
Bahrain riot police break up protest
Anti-riot police use force to disperse protesters in Manama after the death of a detainee a day earlier
Last updated: 12 Oct 2013 22:47 GMT
Iranians protest Syria 'shrine desecration'
Huge rally in Tehran after media accuses rebels of damaging Damascus burial site of Prophet Muhammad's granddaughter.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2013 07:05 GMT
Stop supporting dictators
As the Bahraini revolution rages on, the world continues to stand on the wrong side of history. For what?
Last updated: 26 Mar 2013 12:11 GMT
Somali government to tackle rape cases
Newly-appointed president and PM say they will address the cases of rape in the capital, but within confines of the law.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2013 12:06 GMT
Somali journalist charged over rape report
UN says government charges could "intimidate and silence" those who investigative claims of rape by security forces.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2013 15:45 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
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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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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.
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In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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