Sat, 25 Feb 2017 11:24:07 GMTA militant group says it was behind attacks by gunmen and suicide bombers on two security bases.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:15:38 GMTShifa Gardi, of the Iraqi Kurdish channel Rudaw, is killed by a roadside bomb as she covers clashes.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 11:45:42 GMTA 21-year-old Syrian who filmed an Oscar-nominated documentary has been banned from entering America.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:14:19 GMTIslamic State militants have warned of more attacks on Egypt's Christian minority.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 14:04:27 GMTAdel al-Jubeir meet Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in first visit by a Saudi foreign minister since 1990.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:46:45 GMTThe meeting marks the first UN-backed talks between the government and opposition in nearly a year.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:35:55 GMTThe BBC's Quentin Sommerville joins Iraqi forces as they recapture Mosul airport from so-called Islamic State.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:32:20 GMTIraqi Security services say they've arrested more than 1,000 suspected IS members in Eastern Mosul.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:21:15 GMTWhile so-called Islamic State rules the road, Iraqi forces control the skies in the battle for Mosul, as the BBC's Quentin Sommerville reports.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:35:39 GMTThe United Arab Emirates is building a military base in Berbera in Somalia's self-declared republic of Somaliland.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:39:29 GMTSyrian artist uses stones to create real-life situations from the conflict in his country
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:42:55 GMTTrapped residents describe the terror of western Mosul, as the Iraqi army attempts to retake the city from IS.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:01:10 GMTIndonesian Sri Rahayu was forced to live under the control of so-called Islamic State.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:01:17 GMTThe new Trump presidency could have profound implications for US relations with Iran, says the BBC's Kambiz Fattahi.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:13:21 GMTGay sex can get you arrested in Lebanon, but has a surprising ruling in a recent case changed the future for the country’s LGBT community? BBC Pop Up is in Lebanon to find out.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:13:09 GMTLosing its most cherished prize will present IS with an existential challenge, says Renad Mansour.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:27:17 GMTA two-state solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict is one of a number of formulas, writes Prof Colin Shindler.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:02:51 GMTThe playful exchange between Netanyahu and Trump said a great deal, writes PJ Crowley.