With ISIL moving towards urban warfare, serious questions regarding the efficacy of the US-led strat
24 Sep 2014 10:50 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, US & Canada, Iran, Iraq
On the campaign trail, Assad can only offer an exhausted and bleeding Syrian public a pyrrhic victory.
13 May 2014 08:33 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Iran, Iraq, Russia
Had Assad declined to run for a third term, he'd have shown that the country's future is more important than one man.
28 Apr 2014 10:25 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Iran, Russia, Saudi Arabia
The protests in Egypt and the rest of the Muslim world over remarks made by Pope Benedict XVI, who implicitly linked Islam and violence, particularly in regard to jihad have still not abated.
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As Americans prepare to elect a new president, we explore how Donald Trump has divided the Republican Party and the US.
Donald Trump, US Election 2016, Politics
What are the potential consequences of sub-zero interest rates for the global economy and people across the world?
Business & Economy, United States, Federal Reserve
Luis Silva satirises everyday life in Cuba through his popular comic persona - an old man called Panfilo.
Arts & Culture, Cuba
From drone operators to strike victims, we examine the impact of remote-controlled killing and the future of warfare.
Drone strikes, Pakistan, CIA