Articles By Gianluca Mezzofiore
Ousted North Korean official becomes '1984 non-person' after removal from top post.
Major defection follows removal of uncle of North Korea's Supreme Leader.
Free Qalamoun took hostages from Maaloula convent as bargaining chip for release of Assad prisoners.
Father of modern South Africa inspired pop musicians all over the world during lifetime struggle against apartheid
Former Italy PM's newspaper apologises for 'serious typo'.
High-ranking Eritrean officials orchestrate abduction of children.
Saudi government expels illegal workers in bloody crackdown.
Human trafficking in Sinai caused by Eritrean and Sudanese officers who collude with Bedouin gangs.
Gay rights activist Nikolai Alexeyev fined for promoting "non-traditional" relationship to minors.
Jewish organisations lobbying to erect Hanukkah candle in Islam's third holiest site.