Get a grip, Dave - this is not what Churchill meant when he said 'We shall fight them on the beaches'
One of Iraq's oldest and most persecuted religious minorities, the Yazidi faces yet another genocide
UN confirms 21 August attack on Damascus was gas – and the 'most significant' use of chemical weapons since Saddam's day
Attack on Damascus could represent most significant use of chemical weapons since Saddam attacks Iraqi Kurds
But the potentially explosive letters between Blair and Bush look set to stay private, despite Cameron's wishes
France says blood and urine tests confirm sarin has been used 'multiple times' in bloody civil war
How did we fall for it? Why were the sceptics ignored? And is it about to happen all over again in Syria?
One group of Mali rebels is said to be responsible for killing US Ambassador Stevens in Benghazi
Military leaders are like BBC execs – near-impossible to sack and without the self-knowledge to step down