We track four people on their journey.
We speak to Israeli Deputy FM Tzipi Hotovely
If Iran keeps its end of the bargain, the West may further open its markets to Iranian goods.
10 Feb 2016 09:25 GMT | Business & Economy, Politics, Middle East, Iran, Oil
Egypt cannot be allowed to act with complete impunity, under the thinly veiled guise of the fight against terrorism.
10 Feb 2016 06:27 | War & Conflict, Human Rights, Politics, Middle East, Egypt
The US "better safe than sorry" approach to the Middle East has proven dangerous
08 Feb 2016 12:07 | War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East, United States, Barack Obama
Russia's help in recapturing Aleppo is only the beginning of Moscow's support for the Assad regime.
09 Feb 2016 08:47 | War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East, Syria, ISIS
It does not seem likely that a just solution to the Palestinian plight will come from within Israel.
09 Feb 2016 10:17 GMT | Human Rights, Politics, Middle East, Israel, Palestine
If Syria is now the Kremlin's backyard, then Israel is Russia's much-concerned next-door neighbour.
09 Feb 2016 09:15 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East, Russia, ISIS
Occupied with old fears, Turkey must not lose sight of the bigger picture of the Arab uprisings.
09 Feb 2016 09:44 GMT | Middle East, Turkey, Arab Spring, Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Increasing unrest casts a shadow over oil operations in OPEC's second-largest producer.
09 Feb 2016 15:31 GMT | Poverty & Development, War & Conflict, Politics, Middle East
Harsh, patriarchal and communitarian political culture and excessive chauvinism are keeping the country in deadlock.
08 Feb 2016 10:02 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Cuts at Scotland's newspapers are bringing quality journalism to its knees but can new media websites fill the deficit?
08 Feb 2016 08:30 GMT | Media, Politics, Business & Economy, Europe, Scotland
After years of negotiations, the Philippines is now confronting the threat of renewed conflict.
07 Feb 2016 12:41 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, Asia Pacific, Philippines
More than 500 years later, Spain offers citizenship to descendants of expelled Jews.
07 Feb 2016 07:32 GMT | Politics, Human Rights, Europe, Spain, Israel
The US-led international community's stability-first approach has neglected establishment of the rule of law.
06 Feb 2016 09:01 GMT | Afghanistan, Corruption, Ashraf Ghani, Hamid Karzai
The threat that toxic gas or nerve agents will be deployed in a conflict between countries has been all but eliminated.
06 Feb 2016 05:50 GMT
We follow the journey of a plastic bottle to find out what it takes to truly recycle the product creating zero waste.
Science & Technology, US & Canada, Environment
A couple working to protect LA communities from gang violence is caught in the crossfire of the US war on gangs.
Politics, Gang violence, US
We taste an array of foods that played a crucial part in integrating Muslim and Jewish communities into British society.
Arts & Culture, United Kingdom, Food
South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians, but is this national obsession with alcohol reversible?
Health, Asia, South Korea