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The historical events that led to the ongoing war
20 May 2010 11:38 GMT | Africa
Meles Zenawi, the Ethiopian prime minister, presides over the country with the second-largest population in Africa. Zenawi has been the prime minister of Ethiopia since 1991 but he has most recently been in the headlines for his role in the country's upcoming elections.
Crtitics claim it is impossible for the opposition to win Sunday's vote because of legal restrictions imposed by the current administration.In an interview with Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons, Zenawi spoke about his country's often poor human rights record.
Source: Al Jazeera
PM says Egypt cannot prevent the building of dams and water projects upstream on river.
After their son vanished, a Mexican family sought asylum in the US - but since then has been locked in detention camps.
Human Rights, War & Conflict, Latin America
Greece's new left-wing government wants to abolish detention centres for migrants who entered illegally.
Human Rights, Europe, Greece
Country's rapid urban expansion brings an increase in sand mining - and concerns over ecological destruction.
Poverty & Development, Politics, Environment
Derelict oilfield caught in a war zone contaminating drinking water and threatening tens of thousands of civilian lives.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict
Syrian al-Qaeda branch confirms Abu Hammam al-Shami died during regime attack on meeting of group's commanders in Idlib.
Syrian crisis, Nusra Front
Reported demolition at Nimrud comes less than a week after video was released showing destruction at Mosul museum.
Arts & Culture, Iraq, Middle East, ISIL
One of India's biggest movie stars discusses his latest projects, his relationship with his fans, and politics in India.
Arts & Culture, Asia, Cinema
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
After decades of corrupt rule, will a Chinese community's remarkable experiment in grassroots democracy succeed?
Politics, Asia, China
The history of modern Syria is offering an intriguing and incisive perspective on the current war in the country.
War & Conflict, Politics, Syria