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How IS became a military threat in Iraq, Syria

16 December, 2017

In-depth: While the Islamic State group’s reign of terror in Iraq and Syria is virtually over, multiple reports throughout its existence show irresponsible arms transfers, reports Jonathan Fenton

US alarmed by 'close-calls' with Russian jets in Syria

15 December, 2017

US officials this week highlighted several recent close calls with Russian planes in Syria, voicing concerns the alleged risky flying could lead to a mishap.

US returns to Lebanon relics stolen during civil war

15 December, 2017

The United States on Friday returned three relics stolen during Lebanon's civil war, including a statue once exhibited at New York's premier museum, officials said.

Comrade Corbyn supports Russian imperialism in Syria

15 December, 2017

Comment: Corbyn's criticism of UK support for the Free Syrian Police, coupled with his support for Russian intervention, means he is on the wrong side of history, writes Sam Hamad.

Nikki Haley is not good at foreign policy

15 December, 2017

Comment: In a shameful performance at the UN, Nikki Haley cherry-picked her intelligence in a fashion eerily reminiscent of the 2002-2003 push for invading Iraq, writes Reza Marashi.

Hizballah's new alliances on show in calculated media stunt

15 December, 2017

Comment: PMF militia commander Khazaali's visit to Lebanon was an astute bit of publicity on the part of Hizballah, writes Mona Alami.

Cyprus, Greece, Egypt vow closer security cooperation in Mediterranean

15 December, 2017

Officials met and agreed that exchanging information was 'exceptionally important' as the countries seek to combat terrorism in the region.

Reconstruction starts at Iraq's biggest oil refinery

15 December, 2017

The aim is to complete work early next year on one of the units that will produce 70,000 barrels per day at the Baiji complex which is currently shut.

Human rights groups condemn Iraq's mass executions

15 December, 2017

Iraq hanged 38 people accused of belonging to militant groups as international rights groups voice concerns about use of the death penalty in Iraq.

Iraq hangs 38 members of IS, al-Qaeda for 'terrorism'

14 December, 2017

Iraq has executed 38 militants belonging to the Islamic State group or al-Qaeda for terrorism offences, days after declaring victory over jihadists.

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