21 May, 2015

Fears rise that IS will destroy ancient ruins in Syrian city, which is also a strategic military prize

Syrians run from bomb in Aleppo
16 Apr, 2015

Men wrongly advised to plead guilty to passport charges, says Criminal Cases Review Commission

22 Mar, 2015

From a giggling Duchess of Cambridge on St Patrick's Day to lion cubs living in Gaza

A cloud of smoke rises following an air strike by Syrian government forces in the rebel-held area of Douma
20 Mar, 2015

Civilians are suffering in darkness as the conflict rumbles on. How did the country get into such a mess?

18 Mar, 2015

Washington confirms it has lost contact with an unmanned aircraft, but says it's not clear if the surveillance plane was attacked

The parents of Arab-Israeli Mohammed Musallam at the family's home in the East Jerusalem
11 Mar, 2015

Family of victim Muhammad Said Ismail Musallam deny Islamic State claims that he was an Israeli spy

The jihadist Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant
25 Feb, 2015

UN Security Council members should lose veto power on humanitarian issues, group says

Relatives of Coptic Christians murdered by Islamic State mourn their loved ones
16 Feb, 2015

A sizeable minority in Egypt and Libya, Coptic Christians attach great importance to prayer and fasting

10 Feb, 2015

Syrian President says regime has no plans to work with US and denies ever using barrel bombs