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UK raises terrorism threat level to 'severe'
Threat related to developments in Iraq and Syria and PM says he will table measures restricting travel to those places.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 22:03 GMT
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
All the 'genocide' talk is unlikely to result in any action to alleviate the plight of the Yazidis and other groups.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 16:23 GMT
Iran on edge as nuclear talks draw to a close
Advances by the Islamic State group, the war on Gaza, and domestic politics have put negotiations at risk.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 10:16 GMT
Obama admits 'no strategy' on IS in Syria
US president says military options considered but "we don't have a strategy yet", as evidence emerges of IS atrocities.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 03:17 GMT
Islamic State 'waterboarded' prisoners
Report says hostages held by Islamic State group were tortured with technique used by the CIA during interrogations.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 01:51 GMT
Islamic State group executes Syrian soldiers
Victims shot and stabbed in the latest brutal mass killing by armed group already accused by UN of war crimes.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2014 14:54 GMT
French leader calls Assad a 'jihadist ally'
Hollande rules out working with Syria president against Islamic State, as group is accused of executing Syrian soldiers.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2014 12:24 GMT
Mother pleads for life of IS group hostage
Shirley Sotloff asks leader to release son Steven, a US journalist held in Syria, a week after murder of James Foley.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2014 08:41 GMT
Blackwater four 'made corpses of innocents'
Prosecution tells US jury security contractors shot dead 14 Iraqi civilians in 2007 for no reason, as trial nears end.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2014 02:31 GMT
UN accuses Islamic State group of war crimes
New UN report says armed group has performed public executions and that Syria has used chlorine gas in combat.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 17:47 GMT
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