Battle for Mosul

Grief and questions amid wreckage of Mosul air strikes

Dozens of civilians died in a recent coalition strike aimed at killing an ISIL commander in Mosul, residents say.

by John Beck

Occupied West Bank

Israel's false narrative on land swaps

The idea of future land swaps has been used to justify expanding Israeli settlements on Palestinian land, analysts say.

by Ben White


Gaza under siege: The life and death of Ahmed Shubair

Family mourns death of 17-year-old boy, after Israel refused to let him leave Gaza for an urgent medical procedure.

by Belal Aldabbour
- Ahmed Abdelall

Syria's Civil War

Damascus: Who controls what

Renewed violence, despite a ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey, casts further doubt on UN-led peacemaking efforts.

Syria's Civil War

The voices missing from Syria's peace talks

As negotiations on the war in Syria resume in Geneva, civil society groups say their voices are not being heard.