Emre Rende

Emre Rende

Battle for Mosul

The ruins of the Old City of Mosul

Mosul was one of the most diverse cities in the Middle East with Muslims, Christians and Jews living side by side.

The ruins of the Old City of Mosul

Humanitarian crises

In Pictures: Exit Kobane

As ISIL fighters rampage through the Syrian border town, scores of residents have fled to neighbouring Turkey.

In Pictures: Exit Kobane

In Pictures

In Pictures: South Sudan cease-fire

Rival politicians signed a deal on Thursday to end violence, but many worry fighting could continue.

In Pictures: South Sudan cease-fire

In Pictures

In Pictures: Juba looks ahead

Life is slowly returning to normal in South Sudanese capital after deadly violence erupted last month.

In Pictures: Juba looks ahead