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In the shadows of the pyramids

Egypt’s camel drivers reflect on a bad year.

GlobalPost’s 2011: In & Out list

Russian nuclear submarine catches on fire at shipyard

Still suffering from tourism drop, camel drivers claim responsibility for ‘Camel Battle’

Zimbabwe MP freed after “Mugabe gay sex” comment

Two Hungarian journalists fired over hunger strike

Two Hungarian journalists were fired for participating in an ongoing hunger strike that protested the government’s involvement in the media.

Rick Santorum lashes out at Ron Paul in Iowa

Days before the Iowa caucus, Sen. Rick Santorum lashes out at Rep. Ron Paul.

Top 5 worst natural disasters of 2011

From Japan to the United States, it was another bad year for natural disasters.

Two MSF aid workers shot dead in Somalia

Two aid workers shot dead in a Médecins Sans Frontières compound in Somalia have been identified as Belgian and Indonesian nationals.

Israel revokes pardon for Zakaria Zubeidi, former Palestinian fighter turned theater director

Israel has reportedly revoked the pardon it issued two years ago to former Palestinian fighter Zakaria Zubeidi, who now directs a theater in the West Bank.