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Central African Republic: Brazzaville peace talks suspended

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High-tech acting king Andy Serkis on Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

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REPORTERS

Hong Kong in rebellion against the 'motherland'

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TALKING EUROPE

Dalia Grybauskaite, President of the Republic of Lithuania

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MIDDLE EAST MATTERS

Gaza: children caught up in the conflict

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IN THE PAPERS

Was the UN chief’s speech in Tel Aviv really a 'shameful message'?

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IN THE PAPERS

France concerned about anti-Semitism

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WEB NEWS

Online movement demands peace in Gaza

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BUSINESS DAILY

Apple aims to satisfy China's hunger for smartphones

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Latest update 20/11/2013

Syria: From Arab Spring to civil war

Peaceful protests in the spring of 2011 raised hopes of political change in Syria, but instead marked the start of a brutal civil war. Fighting between rebel factions and Bashar al-Assad’s regime has since claimed over 100,000 lives, sparked a refugee crisis, sowed divisions among Western powers and threatens to engulf the region.

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  • DEBATE

    War in Syria: where do Kurds stand?

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  • DEBATE

    War in Syria: where do Kurds stand?

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  • DEBATE

    Syria's bloodiest day yet? (Part 2)

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Background
'Kerry more willing to push White House on Syria'

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Bilal Saab, Director of US-based Institute for Near East and Gulf Military Analysis

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The challenge of dismantling Syria’s chemical weapons

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Conflict threatens Syria's archaeological heritage

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