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Sunni demographics
Jul 23, 2014
12:16 am
BAGHDAD — Talk to any young man in Baghdad's mostly Sunni neighborhood of Adhamiya and you'll hear the same story: as tensions have risen over the past month, their friends have fled. 'They've all left!' laughs Ra'id, a recently married 28-year-old man from Adhamiya. Sitting in a bright cafe during the busy nighttime hours of Islam's holy month of Ramadan, he shakes his head. He's now trying to leave, too.
Jul 22, 2014
12:21 am
The Islamic State may be pushing up against the Kurdish city from two sides, but Kirkuk's streets pulse with life.
Jul 22, 2014
12:39 pm
Mh17 rebels 2014 07 18
Russia and pro-Russian separatists deny it, but the evidence is mounting that the separatists shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.
Jul 22, 2014
11:44 am
Igor girkin july 22 2014
He's been called brutal and deranged, and he may have shot down a passenger jet. But did you know he also likes to play dress-up?
Jul 21, 2014
6:42 pm
MH17 07 21 2014
Outrage over the downed airliner is pushing the EU toward tougher sanctions, but divisions remain over just how hard to hit Putin.
Jul 22, 2014
12:21 am
Heroin myanmar 2
Why pastel-colored smack is being produced in the wilds of Myanmar.
Jul 22, 2014
12:21 am
Berwick 07 11 2014
In a region with a turbulent past, an upcoming Scottish vote on independence raises concerns that new border constraints will make life a lot more complicated.
Jul 21, 2014
4:44 pm
Kim jong un dance
Kim Jong Un is a star. Dance with him.
Jul 22, 2014
12:42 pm
North korea cooking website
The site is for 'housewives' convenience' but how convenient is it when you can't afford any of the ingredients?
Jul 22, 2014
9:09 am
America survey egypt
We know why Russia and Palestine don't like the US. But why in the world does the Philippines love it so much?
Jul 9, 2014
2:51 pm
Gaza graphic 6
Human misery is hard to look at. But it's one way to understand the true cost of warfare.
Jul 22, 2014
9:44 am
Traffic economic indicator 372013
The US sits 13th among 16 major economies. Who's on top?
Jul 22, 2014
8:32 am
V6pope exorcism
An Italian priest who says he's personally conducted 1,650 exorcisms is leading the course.
May 21, 2014
10:27 am
Goodluck Jonathan has yet even to visit the village of Chibok.
Jul 22, 2014
9:00 am
Homepage chatter v2
Palestinian death toll tops 600, there's more talk about EU sanctions on Russia and watch the video that's making North Korea reeeeally mad.
Jul 21, 2014
2:32 pm
Face on airstrike cloud palestine
What do you see when you look at the clouds?
Jul 22, 2014
6:40 am
Syria Commentary 73014
Commentary: Barrel bombs are a new signature of government’s military campaign against Aleppo.
Commentary, Rights
Jul 21, 2014
6:22 am
Morocco child brides 2014
The Moroccan legal code forbids girls under age 18 to marry, but exceptions are granted most of the time.
Belief, Rights
Jul 21, 2014
10:19 am
Mh17 memorial kyiv july 21 2014
The aircraft's black boxes would be given to the Malaysian authorities, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said.
Need to Know, Europe
Jul 21, 2014
9:25 am
Donetsk tanks july 21 2014
Four people were killed in clashes near the railway station and close to the airport outside Donetsk, local health officials said.
Need to Know, Europe
Jul 21, 2014
1:01 am
Gun market 2
Inside the Sunni coalition that's planning to retake Iraq.
Jul 21, 2014
1:01 am
Cambodia orphans tourism
Most of these ‘orphans’ still have living parents. The squalor they endure is often for show.
Jul 21, 2014
12:47 pm
Department of justice seal
Human Rights Watch has confirmed all your worst fears about how the US government handles terrorism cases.
Jul 20, 2014
6:19 am
India new delhi monkeys
So residents have concocted creative (and sometimes nasty) ways to combat them.