Palestine

The colour-coded Israeli ID system for Palestinians

Israel's control over the Palestinian population is based on a system of colour-coded IDs in the occupied territories.

The colour-coded Israeli ID system for Palestinians

Lebanon

Macron to receive Lebanon's Hariri 'with PM honours'

French president expected to welcome Lebanese leader and his family in Paris on Saturday.

Macron to receive Hariri 'with prime minister honours'

Syria's Civil War

Civilian deaths reported in ISIL bombing in Syria

Car bombing leaves at least 20 dead and dozens more wounded at site housing displaced families near city of Deir Az Zor.

Syrian 'civilians killed' in ISIL attack in Deir Az Zor

Middle East

US aiding Saudi 'war crimes' in Yemen: Congressman

Ro Khanna says US is aiding 'Saudi Arabia's war crimes' in Yemen and calls Saudi Crown Prince bin Salman 'not smart'.

Middle East

Sudan deploys paramilitary forces to curb migration

Sudan has deployed paramilitary forces at its borders to curb the flow of migrants transiting on their way to Europe.

UpFront

Is Saudi Arabia becoming a danger to the region?

We talk to US Congressman Ro Khanna about power politics and debate Mohammed bin Salman's new strategy for the Kingdom.

Syria's Civil War

'Totally destroyed': East Aleppo a year after battle

Many are living without clean water and power nearly a year after government forces retook the Syrian city.

'Totally destroyed': East Aleppo a year after battle

Politics

Week in pictures: From Iran earthquake to Greece floods

A photo roundup of some of last week's events, including protests in Barcelona and a suicide bomb attack in Kabul.

Week in pictures: From Iran earthquake to Greece floods

Yemen

Yemenis find refuge in Africa's Djibouti

Djibouti is facing its own problems with poverty in spite of large foreign investments in recent years, and now it is making an effort to welcome some 40,000 Yemenis who have moved there to escape the war at home.

Politics

Latest: Kuwait's central bank calls for account details

All the latest updates following the establishment of a new anti-corruption committee in Saudi Arabia.

Saudi anti-corruption purge: All the latest updates

Hezbollah

Will Saudis impose Qatar-style blockade on Lebanon?

Potential sanctions against Lebanon could include a ban on flights, visas, exports and transfer of remittances.

Will Saudis impose Qatar-style blockade on Lebanon?

Cinema

The rise and fall of Moroccan cinema

With just a couple of dozen movie theatres still in operation, the country's cinema culture has all but disappeared.

The rise and fall of Moroccan cinema

Israel

Israel 'willing to share' Iran intelligence with Saudis

In an interview with a Saudi website, Israel's army Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot signals closer ties with the kingdom.

Israel 'willing to share' Iran intelligence with Saudis

Inside Story

How can Yemen's humanitarian crisis be solved?

Humanitarian aid agencies are calling on Saudi Arabia to completely lift its air, sea and land blockade of Yemen.

Syria's Civil War

Russia blocks bid to probe Syria chemical weapons use

US and Russia at odds over UN Security Council vote on renewing investigation into chemical weapons use in Syria.

Russia blocks bid to probe Syria chemical weapons use