Weather

Flash-flooding in Baghdad, basking in the sun in Riyadh

Another winter storm is set to bring extreme conditions to the Levant and neighbours.

Flash-flooding in Baghdad, basking in the sun in Riyadh

Egypt

Egypt's opposition condemns arrest of party president

Strong Egypt Party urges public unity against what it called government's 'intentional blockage' of political dissent.

Egypt's opposition condemns detention of Aboul Fotouh

Egypt

Egypt police detain former presidential candidate

Leading opposition figure joins growing list of detainees over his alleged contacts with the Muslim Brotherhood group.

Egypt detains ex-presidential candidate Aboul Fotouh

Amnesty International

Egypt told to halt cluster-bombs use in North Sinai

Rights group issues appeal after analysis of video showing use of 'indiscriminate weapons' during military operation.

Egypt urged to halt cluster-bombs use in North Sinai

Special series

Qatar: Beyond the Blockade

A look at the effect of the GCC crisis and how it's affecting life in Qatar - from family ties, to business, to art.

Egypt

Egypt's former top auditor ordered detained for 15 days

US says it is following the case of Hisham Genena who was arrested over remarks about incriminating documents.

Egypt's former top auditor ordered detained for 15 days

Inside Story

A new political scandal in Egypt?

Egypt's former army chief of staff Sami Anan said to have secret documents that could be released if he is threatened.

Egypt

Egypt arrests ex-top auditor over secret files remark

Hisham Genena held after claiming former army chief Anan possesses secret files that could undermine country's leaders.

Egypt

Egypt to probe ex-army chief and aide over secret files

Egypt's ex-top auditor says former army chief Anan possesses secret documents that would incriminate people in power.

Egypt to probe ex-army chief and aide over secret files

Egypt

Egypt kills 12 more suspected fighters in Sinai

Egypt steps up operations involving the country's army, navy and air force, aimed at pushing armed groups.

Egypt kills 12 more suspected fighters in Sinai

Inside Story

Egypt: Will the Sinai military operation succeed?

Egypt's president orders a major army campaign in Northern Sinai weeks before his re-election bid.

Sinai Peninsula

Egypt kills 16 fighters in Sinai military operation

More than 60 targets destroyed in major military operation in the restive Sinai Peninsula, Egyptian army says.

Egypt kills 16 fighters in Sinai military operation

Egypt

How does the US perceive Egypt's presidential race?

As Egypt gears for presidential elections, analysts say US 'weak' stance on Egypt policies will encourage 'terrorism'.

How does the US perceive Egypt's presidential race?

Egypt

Egypt launches military operation across country

Police and army begin fight against 'terrorist' elements in Sinai Peninsula, parts of the Delta and Western Desert.

Egypt launches military operation in Sinai, Nile Delta

Opinion

Trump's Palestine deal is a real estate transaction

The US is pursuing a plan to push Palestinians into northern Sinai and transfer part of the West Bank to Israel.

Bill Law

by Bill Law

Bill Law