LATEST: Video — Fighting Between Army & Gunmen in Tripoli in Northern Lebanon There are differing visions this morning of the Syrian military’s capture of Morek, the town in Hama
Israel’s forces have killed a Palestinian teenager and wounded seven protesters with live ammunition in clashes in the West Bank. The teenager was killed on Friday evening in the village
The Egyptian regime has declared a state of emergency in parts of North Sinai after at least 31 soldiers and security personnel were killed in two separate attacks on Friday.
UPDATE 1400 GMT: Prominent human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh has been detained during a protest outside the Interior Ministry over the recent acid attacks against women, according to her husband
The Islamic State is pressing ahead in Anbar Province in western Iraq, seeking to take the town of Amariyat al-Falluja and an important road from the province to Baghdad. Iraqi
I spoke at length on Thursday night with Monocle 24′s The Daily about the state of the “patchwork war” in Syria, beginning with the headline claim of a sudden escalation
After months of attacks, culminating in days of the most intense bombing of its campaign, Syria’s military has taken the key town of Morek in Hama Province in central Syria.
Iran Feature: “Detained Opposition Leaders Should Be Executed Like Mussolini” — Head of Guardian Council
The head of the Guardian Council, one of Iran’s most powerful institutions, has declared that detained opposition leaders “should be executed” like the former Italian Fascist leader Benito Mussolini. Ayatollah
LATEST: Video — Women’s Protest Near Aleppo Calls for Men to Return & Fight FRIDAY FEATURES Audio Analysis: Will Assad’s Bombs Win the “Patchwork War”? Regime Takes Key Town of
Israel-Palestine Daily, Oct 24: “High Alert” in Jerusalem as Police Restrict Entry to Al-Aqsa Mosque
UPDATE 1240 GMT: Abd al-Rahman Shaloudi, the driver who allegedly ran over passengers disembarking from a train in Jerusalem on Wednesday, has died in hospital of gunshot wounds. Shaloudi was