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The historical events that led to the ongoing war
19 Feb 2013 20:54 GMT | Europe, Germany
Adoption rights for homosexual couples in Germany have just been strengthened.
Until now, both members of a gay couple could not adopt the same child together.
Al Jazeera's Nick Spicer reports from Berlin.
Source: Al Jazeera
The 320-299 vote follows months of debate and controversy that provoked mass rallies across France both for and against.
Politics, Europe, US & Canada, Argentina, Belgium
<P>After legalising gay marriages earlier this year, Belgium is moving closer to granting homosexual couples the controversial right to adopt children.</P>
Derelict oilfield caught in a war zone contaminating drinking water and threatening tens of thousands of civilian lives.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict
Pumping out 'hatred' and seeking out 'traitors', Russia's media accused of targeting government critics.
Politics, Human Rights, Media
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu delivers anti-Iran speech - but which way will Washington sway?
Politics, Middle East, United States
Human rights activists say the Bulgarian government is not properly investigating a growing number of hate attacks.
Human Rights, War & Conflict, Europe
Diplomat slashed on face and wrist at arts centre in central Seoul by assailant shouting anti-war slogans.
Asia Pacific, South Korea
Dozens of government soldiers and rebels killed in fierce clashes over control of intelligence headquarters.
War & Conflict, Syrian crisis, Middle East, Syria, Nusra Front
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