1. The Sudans series: what you said
     Published by The Guardian on 2014-12-16 at 16:55:03

As part of our week-long focus on the Sudans we opened up conversation to our readers. Here are some of our highlights of what you told usSudan is hungry for change, but who will take on Omar al-Bashir?All week the Guardian has been looking a life in the ...

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2. Iran Standard Time: a day in the bread line
     Published by The Guardian on 2014-12-16 at 16:55:03

Queing for bread offers a good opportunity for Iranians to vent political frustrations and exchange rumors with strangersAli, a 60 year-old man wearing a navy blue coat and a neatly trimmed beard, stands in a bread line near north Tehran’s Tajrish squar...

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3. Anti-Islam march in German city
     Published by BBC on 2014-12-16 at 14:28:42

A controversial march against "Islamisation of the West", and a big counter-demonstration, are held in the German city of Dresden.

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4. More than 120 people killed in Pakistan Taliban school siege, says official – live updates
     Published by The Guardian on 2014-12-16 at 16:54:55

Taliban gunmen have attacked an army-run school in PeshawarDeath toll has risen to 126, says officialAttackers and hostages still believed to be insideRead the latest summary Continue reading...

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5. Deadly end to Sydney cafe siege
     Published by BBC on 2014-12-16 at 05:00:51

Two people are killed, along with an Islamist gunman, after commandos storm a cafe in the Australian city of Sydney to end a 16-hour siege.

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12. Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian in West Bank
     Published by The Guardian on 2014-12-16 at 13:15:17

West Bank calm shattered as Israeli soldiers shoot Palestinian man in refugee camp of Qalandiya during arrest operation Continue reading...

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14. Estimated 15,000 people join ‘pinstriped Nazis’ on march in Dresden
     Published by The Guardian on 2014-12-16 at 02:30:00

Far-right group Pegida holds ‘Islamisation’ protest, using slogan from 1989 campaign against East German government‘Pinstripe Nazis’ show the temperature of the immigration debate needs to be reducedGerman town tricks neo-Nazis into raising thousa...

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15. Russian central bank raises interest rate to 17% to prevent rouble’s collapse
     Published by The Guardian on 2014-12-16 at 05:07:28

Bank’s decision, sparked by fears plunging global oil price would devastate country’s economy, follows day of market stress Continue reading...

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20. VIDEO: Tropical refugees in US’s frozen Mid-West
     Published by BBC on 2014-12-16 at 06:17:39

The tropical refugees in America's frozen Mid-West

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