Jerusalem

Al-Aqsa 360: Inside Jerusalem's holiest mosque

Millions of feet have walked these grounds, and now you can join them.

Al-Aqsa 360: Inside Jerusalem's holiest mosque

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Palestinian dies as Israel restricts al-Aqsa access

Young protester succumbs to wounds after being shot by Israeli forces, as police renew ban on men under 50 at holy site.

Palestinian dies as Israel restricts al-Aqsa access

Opinion

The energy factor in the GCC crisis

Gas production from the world's largest gas field takes centre stage in Qatar-Iran relations and the GCC crisis.

Susan Kurdli

by Susan Kurdli

Susan Kurdli

Iraq

Naziha Adib: Iraq's unsung culinary queen

Adib's newly republished half-century-old Iraqi cookbook highlights the country's important culinary culture.

Naziha Adib: Iraq's unsung culinary queen

Middle East

Qatar: UN should play a role in resolving Gulf crisis

Qatar's foreign minister also accused the four Arab countries that have blockaded Doha of violating international law.

Qatar: UN should play a role in resolving Gulf crisis

Middle East

UN struggles to deliver humanitarian aid in Syria

The UN has delivered aid to only a few hard-to-reach areas in Syria and not a single besieged location this month.

UN struggles to deliver humanitarian aid in Syria

Middle East

Jordan asks Israel to put embassy guard on trial

Kingdom seeks to question guard who has returned to Israel after dispute that left two Jordanian citizens dead.

King Abdullah demands Israel put embassy guard on trial

Opinion

The crisis of regional order in the Gulf

An approach that ignores the demands and desires of people is destined to fail to produce a new coherent regional order.

Prof Dr Ahmet Davutoglu

by Prof Dr Ahmet Davutoglu

Prof Dr Ahmet Davutoglu

Al-Aqsa Mosque

Palestinians met with tear gas upon return to al-Aqsa

More than 100 injured as Israeli forces fire tear gas on worshippers re-entering holy after two weeks of protests.

Middle East

Al Jazeera slams Netanyahu bid to shut Jerusalem office

Doha-based outlet says Israel leader's defamatory claims are latest episode of 'ongoing vicious attack' against network.

Al Jazeera slams Netanyahu bid to shut Jerusalem office

Middle East

HRW expresses fears for Saudi Arabia's ex-crown prince

In letter to government, rights group seeks clarification on reports of restrictions on movements of Mohammad bin Nayef.

HRW seeks information on Saudi Arabia's Nayef

Al-Aqsa Mosque

Muslims return to worship in al-Aqsa Mosque

Israel removes barricades and surveillance equipment around holy site after two weeks of protests by Palestinians.

Middle East

France to conduct asylum-seeker checks in Libya

Macron announces plan to set up 'hot spots' to handle asylum requests, just two days after brokering talks in Paris.

Emmanuel Macron: Hot Spots for asylum seekers in Libya

Jerusalem

Timeline: Al-Aqsa Mosque

A review of the critical events that have marked the history of al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.

Timeline: Al-Aqsa Mosque

Middle East

US-trained Iraqi army unit 'linked to Mosul war crimes'

Human Rights Watch urges US to suspend all support for Iraqi army division pending probe into alleged executions.

US-trained Iraqi army unit 'linked to Mosul war crimes'