Bacha posh: why some Afghan girls are raised as boys

Briefing Wed 1 Oct, AT 11:26

Generations of girls are dressed up as boys so that they can be afforded basic freedoms – but at what cost?

Palestine: hour has arrived - to find a dynamic new leader

Tue 30 Sep, AT 18:57 Venetia Rainey

It's also time to reduce the role of the Middle East's chief mediator – the United States

The Iraqi comedy about Islamic State

Iraqi comedy takes on Islamic State – video

Video Mon 29 Sep, AT 15:14

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is hatched from an egg of the devil, while a shopkeeper segregates vegetables

Crispin Black

Bombing IS in Iraq is not the answer: the threat is here

Fri 26 Sep, AT 07:51 Crispin Black

Cameron’s breathless posturing won’t solve problem of home-grown jihadists serving IS’s grisly cause

Mohsin al-Fadhli

What is Khorasan and does it pose a greater threat than IS?

Briefing Thu 25 Sep, AT 16:05

Islamic State is not the only terrorist group the United States is targeting in its air strikes in Syria

Alan Henning

Family of UK hostage Alan Henning sent audio plea for life

One-Minute Read Wed 24 Sep, AT 11:05

Islamic State captors send recording to aid worker's wife, in which he pleads for his life

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