The one-eyed militant with a £3m bounty on his head was targeted by American warplanes in Libya
The 17-year old from Dewsbury reportedly detonated a vehicle full of explosives in Iraq after joining Islamic State
Human rights groups warn that Badawi will receive another brutal public flogging for 'insulting Islam'
Middle East correspondents wonder why 'war criminal' became a peace envoy in the first place
Amnesty International claims Hamas used conflict with Israel to execute and torture its enemies
Militants use armoured bulldozers and multiple suicide bombers to force Iraqi forces out of city
Israel finally has a new government, but critics have branded Netanyahu 'a general without soldiers'
King Salman has changed the line of succession by appointing his nephew as crown prince of Saudi Arabia
The Sharia-compliant shop aims to challenge stereotypes of women in the conservative Muslim kingdom
As the chances of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict fade, few alternatives remain
'Heartbreaking scenes' as the bodies of up to 1,700 Iraqi soldiers executed by Islamic State were discovered
Deal to curb Iran's ability to build a nuclear bomb could 'scarcely be more sensitive or difficult'
Local rebel groups are fighting for control of a country that could become the battleground for a wider war
Civilians are suffering in darkness as the conflict rumbles on. How did the country get into such a mess?
Critics argue it is a 'conveyor belt' to terrorism, but the Home Office says it preaches non-violence
The woman has also been ordered to pay a hefty fine for 'tarnishing the reputation' of a Saudi man
Militants raided the historical city in their latest attack on the 'non-Islamic heritage' of the Middle East
Footage shows knife-wielding men forcing the couple into a cage on the dance floor while jihadi music plays
Use of Shi'ite militia to reclaim Saddam Hussein's Sunni hometown raises fears of a future backlash
Revolutionary Guard stage war games including a gunboat assault on a model US warship