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Gunmen kidnap 30 Hazaras in southern Afghanistan

Attacks kill 37 people in and north of Iraq's capital

Yemen leader says still president after fleeing capital

Syrian opposition urges rebels to join key battle

Syrian rebels reeling from loss of Qusair

Hezbollah says it will keep fighting in Syria

Sectarian killings reported in Syrian village

Turkey says it won't be drawn into Syria conflict

Iraq rejects refuge for Turkey's Kurdish fighters

Iraqi soldiers retake control of Sunni town

Iraq on edge after deadly raid on protest camp

Spike in violence in Iraq has echoes in the past

Gunmen in Iraq ambush, shoot dead 14 travelers

Iraqis go to polls for first time since US pullout

Clashes in Syria rebels seek foreign intervention

Syria says Assad will remain president until 2014

Iran takes on Qatar in crucial WCup qualifier

Balance of power in Syria shifting Assad's way

Assad accuses West of backing al-Qaida in Syria

Activists: Rebels capture base in central Syria

Iraq attacks kill 55 less than a week before vote

Syrian president warns of fallout if regime falls

Syrian warplanes strike rebel posts in Aleppo

Born in war and poverty, youth don't abandon Iraq

Chaotic influx of refugees to Lebanon stirs fears

UN envoy backs Syrian opposition's call for talks

Officials: Arms shipments rise to Syrian rebels

Over 50 Iranian tourists visit southern Egypt

Several attacks kill 9 people in Iraq

Iraq bombs kill 36, Sunnis stage protest rallies

Syria, Sunni-Shiite split arise at Muslim summit

Bulgaria links Hezbollah to bombing of Israelis

Terrorists with Western links a growing threat

Russia denies large Syria evacuation amid fighting

Deadly blasts rocks Baghdad

Syria is said to be hiding weapons, moving troops

Wave of bombings, attacks in Iraq kill at least 67

Al-Qaida-linked Syria rebels hit Christian village

Arab world searches for democratic future

Iraq suicide blasts kill 33, many of them children

Iraqi helicopter shot down as 18 killed nationwide

Iraq blasts hit Shi'ite areas

Conflict, an alleged chemical attack, and fallout

Concern rises over Pakistan plan to halt extremism

Ex-prisoner chosen to lead Syria opposition group

Suicide bomber hits Iraqi cafe, killing 38

Innovative Pakistani mosque takes on sectarianism

Blast hits Hezbollah convoy near Syrian border

Bombing of bakery, other attacks in Iraq kill 9

Iraqi Kurdish leader vows to defend Kurds in Syria

US official denounces Hezbollah's actions in Syria

Syrian prison shelled, part of Aleppo battle

Bomb attacks kill 49 people in Pakistan

Iraq bombs kill 23, including minority protesters

Wave of car bombings in and near Baghdad kills 36

Militants attack Shiites in Pakistan, 15 killed

Activists say death toll in Syria now tops 100,000

Taliban kill 10 foreign climbers, Pakistani guide

Car bomb kills two soldiers in southwest Pakistan

Suicide bombers kill 19 in northern Iraq

Suicide bombing in Iraq kills 35 in busy cafe

Lebanese ex-hostages in Syria back home, Turkish pilots freed

Iraq needs new strategy to curb violence, experts say

Sectarian fighting resumes in north Yemen

Rights group accuses Syrian rebels of war crimes

Syria jihadists accused of 'execution' war crimes

Army defuses car bomb in Beirut Hebollah bastion

Hezbollah chief vows to continue fighting in Syria

Syrian jets bomb Palestinian camp in Damascus

UN envoy worried after talks with Syria's Assad

Car bombing targeting Shiites in Pakistan kills 19

Twin car bombs near Damascus kill 34

US troop plan in Afghanistan follows Iraq playbook

Bombings kill 115 people in Pakistan

Syrian rebels seize parts of strategic air base

Pakistan sacks provincial government after attack

Iraq says it freed hundreds of inmates

Syria truce collapse shows limits of diplomacy

US drone strike kills 5 militants in Pakistan

Police: 3 bomb attacks in northern Iraq kill 8

Iraq's fugitive VP convicted as attacks kill 92

Deadliest attacks in Iraq since US troop pullout

Lebanon cannabis trade thrives in shadow of Syrian war

7 killed in blast near Iran embassy in Beirut

Lebanese army taking over in second-largest city

Iraq attacks kill 23 as year's toll tops 6,200

28 killed in Iraq bloodshed after deadly month

Lebanon blasts expose Iran and Qaeda face-off over Syria