Jihadists

Disillusioned British jihadists beg to come home

One-Minute Read Fri 5 Sep, AT 10:57

Volunteers in groups affiliated with Islamic State say they want to return to the UK but fear long jail terms

The Mole

UK could join bombing runs against IS at end of next week

Fri 5 Sep, AT 10:52 The Mole

William Hague makes it clear that prior approval from Parliament would not be necessary

The jihadist Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

The five best Twitter accounts for Islamic State news

Analysis Fri 5 Sep, AT 09:40

Follow these people on Twitter to sort through the deluge of information – and misinformation – on Islamic State

Robert Fox

Nato summit: judgment day for 'Dick Swiveller' Cameron

Thu 4 Sep, AT 13:02 Robert Fox

Cameron and Obama have a lot of persuading to do as the West faces IS and Ukraine crises

Iraq refugee who fled Islamic State jihadists

Islamic State accused of 'ethnic cleansing on a historic scale'

One-Minute Read Tue 2 Sep, AT 14:09

Rural areas of Iraq turned into 'blood-soaked killing fields' as militants target ethnic minorities in north

Syrian refugees

Syrian refugee crisis: over three million forced to flee

One-Minute Read Fri 29 Aug, AT 10:46

The world is failing to respond to 'the greatest humanitarian emergency of our era', says the UN

Robert Fox

IS threat grows as Obama and Cameron prevaricate

Thu 28 Aug, AT 13:39 Robert Fox

Can 'coalition of the willing' come together to deal with Islamic State? Not if Cameron can help it

Gaza ceasefire: 500 children dead is no sort of victory

Wed 27 Aug, AT 11:24 Venetia Rainey

Neither Palestinians nor Israelis have achieved what they wanted: we will be back here again

Celebrations in Gaza

Gaza ceasefire: what Israel and Hamas gained and lost

Analysis Wed 27 Aug, AT 09:20

2,200 people died in the conflict and 11,000 were injured. Can either side claim the war was a success?

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