Hala Saadani

Hala Saadani

Syrian Refugees

Syrian couple turns a new page

After fleeing Damascus, Gulnar Hajo and Samer Kadri opened an Arabic-language bookstore and cultural centre in Istanbul.

Syrian couple turns a new page

Syria's Civil War

Syria's doll-makers: 'I protect my children's dreams'

Handmade dolls carry the stories of Syrian families, both devastating and hopeful, to the world.

Syria's doll-makers: 'I protect my children's dreams'

Morocco

Morocco: What is fuelling unrest in the Rif?

An overview of protests in Morocco, from the Arab Spring to Mouhcine Fikri's death to Nasser Zefzafi's arrest.

Morocco: What is fuelling unrest in the Rif?

Saudi Arabia

US-Saudi relations: A timeline

An overview of the relationship between the United States and Saudi Arabia over the past century.

US-Saudi relations: A timeline

Elections

Iran's 2017 elections: All you need to know

Everything explained from why this vote matters to whether or not the election will affect the nuclear deal.

Iran's 2017 elections: All you need to know

Iran

How Iran views its role in the Middle East

Iran's leadership is most concerned about Syria and the relations with the US, according to a recent study.

How Iran views its role in the Middle East