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ISIL and the French diplomatic renaissance
France is trying to compensate for its military inadequacy by playing a key diplomatic role in the fight against ISIL.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 06:20 GMT
Golan Heights: New flashpoint in Syria war?
Following clashes at the Quneitra crossing in the Golan Heights, Syrian residents say they fear a spillover of violence.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 12:11 GMT
Obama's war and the Mosul variable
Long term viability of Obama's strategy depends on the people of Mosul and their relationship with the Islamic State.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 07:25 GMT
US: We are at war with Islamic State group
White House and Pentagon say country is at war with armed group, a day after secretary of state John Kerry avoided term.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 09:03 GMT
US: No place for Iran at Islamic State talks
John Kerry says Iranian role in coalition to confront Islamic State in Syria precluded by support of Damascus regime.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 01:49 GMT
Syrian army regains control of Halfaya town
Government forces claim to have retaken Halfaya, a key town in Hama, after days of fighting with al-Nusra Front.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 16:46 GMT
Syria warns against foreign intervention
Following US decision to go after Islamic State group in Syria, minister says Damascus' approval is needed for action.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2014 16:09 GMT
Obama: Can his plan save the Levant?
Will Obama's new multilateral strategy against the Islamic State group turn the tide of the conflict?
Last updated: 11 Sep 2014 08:11 GMT
Iraq: Seeking sanctuary
The sacred hamlet of Lalish has become a makeshift home to Yazidis fleeing the Islamic State group.
Adam Valen Levinson
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 14:59 GMT
Why the Ayatollahs are sticking with Bashar al-Assad
The rapid rise of the Islamic State group has effectively bound the Ayatollahs and the Assad regime together.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 07:39 GMT
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