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Pro-government fighters move into Syria's Afrin

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 12:19pm
Convoy of 20 vehicles with dozens of fighters enters the besieged Kurdish-held region but met by Turkish artillery.

Iran officials find wreckage of deadly plane crash

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 11:51am
Iranian officials say they have located the site of a plane crash that killed all 65 people on board last week.

Ethiopia: Mass protests 'rooted in country's history'

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 11:25am
Ethiopia declared a state of emergency on the heels of mass anti-government rallies. But just who is protesting and why?

Mapping Africa's natural resources

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 10:10am
An overview of the continent's main natural resources.

Concerns over Laos dam's environmental impact

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 10:09am
The controversial Don Sahong dam in Laos has people arguing that its environmental impacts have not been studied well enough.

Iraqis volunteer to rebuild their war-torn country

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 9:52am
In a campaign called 'Lifting the Debris', young Iraqi volunteers are coming together to rebuild Mosul.

Syrian National Coalition: Ghouta being 'exterminated'

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 9:52am
With humanitarian conditions spiralling out of control, the UN and the Syrian opposition are increasingly alarmed at the situation in Eastern Ghouta under Syrian government and Russian bombardment.

Gonabadi Dervish protest leaves 5 dead in Tehran

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 9:42am
More than 300 arrests made after five security forces killed in clashes in Tehran involving Sufi Muslims, reports say.

Students lead protests against gun violence in US

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 8:54am
Young people and their families demand stricter gun control laws after mass shooting at Florida school leaves 17 dead.

Unnatural Born Killers: Slaughter of American innocence

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 8:25am
What is really at the root of madness of regular gun violence in the United States?

Palmreaders: Would you receive emojis on your skin?

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 8:21am
Palmreading could take on a whole new meaning with an ultra-thin display and monitor that can be stuck to the body.

The rise and fall of Mikheil Saakashvili

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 8:16am
The Saakashvili saga exemplifies how easily one can stray from democratic promise to semi-authoritarian rabble rousing.

Air Italy expands as UAE-backed Alitalia goes bankrupt

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 8:05am
Italian airline carrier Meridiana changed its name to Air Italy with the backing of its new shareholder, Qatar Airways.

The Indonesian tribe that rejects technology

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 7:29am
The Baduy practice seclusion to protect their ancient traditions, but things are changing.

Syria: 77 civilians killed in regime bombardment

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 - 4:14pm
Death toll includes 20 children in Syrian government attack on besieged enclave of Eastern Ghouta, war monitor says.

Turkey denies reports Syria will help YPG in Afrin

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 - 3:55pm
Turkey says reports Syrian army will aid Kurdish YPG in Afrin are false, adding such a move will be a 'major disaster'.

Hopes fading for reunion of Korean families

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 - 3:34pm
As part of the inter-Korean talks last month, South Korea proposed a reunion of families separated by the Korean War.

US protesters rally outside White House for gun control

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 - 3:01pm
Rally outside the White House comes amid a growing protest movement calling for stricter gun control laws in the US.

Will Turkish and Syrian armies fight in Afrin?

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 - 2:49pm
Tensions escalate amid reports the Syrian military is deploying forces to fight the Turks alongside the Kurdish YPG.

Egyptian, Israeli firms sign $15bn natural gas deal

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 - 2:36pm
Israel to export $15bn worth of natural gas to Egypt over 10-year period.