Political, ideological and economic factors have contributed to the flow of fighters from Iran to Syria, analysts say.
by Shenaz Kermalli
by Alaa Tartir
by Zena Tahhan
by Birce Bora
by Megan O'Toole
Middle East19 Jan 2017 16:44 GMT
B-2 bombers and US drones target two camps near city of Sirte, killing at least 80 ISIL fighters, Pentagon says.
Middle East19 Jan 2017 15:47 GMT
Firefighters reportedly trapped under rubble after building housing a shopping centre and clothing workshops collapses.
Sport19 Jan 2017 15:09 GMT
Lawyer for four-time African Footballer of the Year says court's decision is 'contrary to the law' and will be appealed.
Journalism Is Not A Crime19 Jan 2017 14:58 GMT
Al Jazeera denies charges against Mahmoud Hussein and calls for his release as detention is extended for second time.
Human Rights19 Jan 2017 14:53 GMT
Palestinians in Israel protest in cities across the country after home demolition raid turned deadly in Um al Hiran.
Weather19 Jan 2017 05:17 GMT
Much of southern Europe is experiencing its second round of snow in just under two weeks.
War & Conflict18 Jan 2017 21:06 GMT
Russia's defence ministry says its fighter jets teamed up with Turkish warplanes to hit ISIL in northern Syria's Al Bab.
Jordan18 Jan 2017 20:26 GMT
Eight activists, including retired army generals and teachers, charged over anti-government statements.
Middle East18 Jan 2017 20:24 GMT
Two Palestinians and one Israeli police officer killed during home-demolition operation in southern Bedouin village.
Palestine18 Jan 2017 17:55 GMT
The political parties and groups advocating for the cause of Palestinian self-determination.
Middle East18 Jan 2017 12:05 GMT
Agreement reached after three days of talks in Moscow paving the way for the formation of a new National Council.
Turkey18 Jan 2017 11:39 GMT
Rod Nordland was sent back to London from Istanbul's Ataturk Airport as he was entering Turkey, the newspaper said.
Politics17 Jan 2017 20:46 GMT
Supreme Court says dissident, who helped topple Gaddafi, can sue ex-foreign secretary Jack Straw and MI6 officials.
Egypt17 Jan 2017 20:35 GMT
A tumultuous tale of two islands that span decades.
Syria's Civil War17 Jan 2017 17:04 GMT
Foreign minister says Russia and US could start discussions on 'fighting terrorism' in Syria at summit in Kazakhstan.
by Robert Grenier
by Hamid Dabashi
by Massoumeh Torfeh
by Yezid Sayigh
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