ISIS is defeated in Sirte but Libya’s problems remain
Lamine Ghanmi - 11/12/2016
Defeat of ISIS is good news for countries in region, especially Tunisia, which suffered from infiltration by ISIS fighters across its border.
Aleppo’s agony intensifies as world looks away
Ed Blanche - 04/12/2016
Inside rubble-filled, body-strewn streets of eastern Aleppo, conditions are worsening as regime forces advance.
Russia escalates offensive in Aleppo, scores killed
Ed Blanche - 27/11/2016
Signs are that long-running battle for Aleppo is now in its final phase.
After false start, ceasefire takes effect in Yemen
Mohammed Alkhereiji - 20/11/2016
Ceasefire could be extended, coalition says, if Houthis adhere to it and allow passage of aid to areas held by militia.
Trump victory heralds US Mideast policy shake-up
Thomas Seibert - 13/11/2016
US and Middle East are entering new era with US President-elect Donald Trump expected to shake up key policy positions.
Donald Trump’s victory ‘turned politics on its head’
Mark Habeeb - 13/11/2016
Trump victory shocks the GCC
Mohammed Alkhereiji - 13/11/2016
In Egypt, elation at Trump’s win
‘Unpredictable’ Trump could seek a Syria deal with Putin
Nicholas Blanford - 13/11/2016
Trump election puts Iran nuclear deal on shaky ground
Yeganeh Torbati - 13/11/2016
Middle East further encroaches on US presidential campaign
Mark Habeeb - 30/10/2016
Some experts warn that there are indeed serious risks if US are to pursue a more confrontational policy in Syria.
Momentum seen in Mosul offensive but also risks for population
Mamoon Alabbasi - 23/10/2016
In battle for liberation of Mosul, major fear remains that ISIS will carry out horrific atrocities against people it holds hostage in city.
Trump says Iran ‘big winner’ in Iraq, Clinton vows no-fly zone in Syria
Mark Habeeb - 23/10/2016
Battle for Mosul will be an epic showdown with ISIS
Ed Blanche - 23/10/2016
Even when Mosul falls, ISIS will stay a threat
Harvey Morris - 23/10/2016
Fears rise in Europe of jihadist influx after recapture of Mosul
Agence France-Presse - 23/10/2016