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'Caution, another Cast Lead lies ahead'

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Gaza: How to Stop the Spiral? Israel Readies For Ground Offensive

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Gaza: How to Stop the Spiral? Israel Readies For Ground Offensive (part 2)

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A thin line between fact-checking and propaganda in Gaza social media coverage

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Sweden: A Feminist's Paradise?

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Ireland's missing babies cast light on dark history

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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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    War in Syria: where do Kurds stand?

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    War in Syria: where do Kurds stand?

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    Syria's bloodiest day yet? (Part 2)

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'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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