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Q&A: Bahrain rights defender Maryam Khawaja
Maryam Khawaja spoke to Al Jazeera before her recent arrest about the fight for human rights and freedom in Bahrain.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 12:46 GMT
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
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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