Syria's Civil War

Syria's Geneva talks: 'Expectations pretty low'

The talks are part of the latest initiative to bring an end to a destructive six-year war.

by Dylan Collins
- Zena Tahhan

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Elor Azaria verdict: 'No justice for Palestinians'

Soldier who executed a wounded Palestinian has been sentenced to 18 months in jail and a demotion.

Battle for Mosul

Aid groups brace for surge of displaced Mosul residents

The desperate conditions of west Mosul residents are expected to be compounded as Iraqi forces surround the old city.

Occupied West Bank

How European pension funds sustain Israeli occupation

Five largest funds have more than $8bn invested in companies that do business in Israeli settlements, report shows.

Muslim Ban

Yemen: Art, love, bombs and bans

Yemen's most prolific street artist copes with Donald Trump's immigration ban.