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President Assad 'humiliated' on Syrian soil by Russian soldiers

13 December, 2017

Syrian activists have shared a video clip that appears to show President Assad being prevented from following Vladimir Putin during a visit to a Russian airbase in Latakia.

London exhibition provides unique, never-seen-before portrait of multicultural Iraq

12 December, 2017

The work of Iraqi photographer Latif Al Ani is being exhibited in the UK for the first time, providing a portrait of Iraq as it has never been seen before.

US admits troops are present in Yemen, Lebanon, Jordan

12 December, 2017

In a semi-annual report it provided to Congress on Monday, the White House aknowledged the presence of hundreds of troops in Yemen, Jordan and Lebanon.

IS 'seeking shelter' in Afghanistan after Middle East losses

12 December, 2017

Afghanistan's military said it plans to launch a major operation to stop IS making inroads into the country's northern provinces, officials said on Tuesday.

Iraq's former oil hub deserted years after IS defeat

11 December, 2017

Two years after IS were forced from the industrial hub of Baiji the city remains a devastated ghost town as funds to help rebuild life have failed to materialise.

Cairo, Moscow sign contract for Egypt's first nuclear plant

11 December, 2017

Moscow and Cairo signed a final contract on Monday that will see energy hungry Egypt light up with its first nuclear power plant.

IS driven out of Syria's Idlib after 'regime-enabled' incursion

11 December, 2017

IS have been driven out of Idlib province, days after making an incursion into the region bordering Turkey, but activists claim the regime is assisting IS against rebel groups there.

New York explosion was ‘attempted terrorist attack’

11 December, 2017

A man with a pipe bomb strapped to his body set off a crude explosive device at a subway close to Times Square on Monday, injuring himself and three others.

Thousands of IS fighters could return to Africa

11 December, 2017

More than 6,000 Africans who fought for IS in Iraq and Syria could return home, the African Union's top security official warned, calling on countries to prepare for the threat.

Putin meets Assad at Russian military base in Syria

11 December, 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin visited a Russian military air base in Syria on Monday and announced a partial pullout of Russian forces from the country.

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