Thu, 08 Dec 2016 01:29:24 GMTSyrian President Bashar al-Assad says a victory in Aleppo would be a "huge step" towards ending the war.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 19:45:04 GMTMore than 60 people are reportedly killed in air strikes on an IS-controlled town in western Iraq.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 03:39:09 GMTForeign Secretary Boris Johnson is filmed saying Saudi Arabia and Iran are "puppeteering" in the Middle East.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:05:56 GMTAn Egyptian woman, said to weigh 500kg, is to be airlifted to India for weight reduction surgery.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:18:24 GMTThirty-five people are rescued after a boat sinks off the coast Yemen, but 20 others are still missing.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 19:56:21 GMTSyrian state media say an Israeli missile strike targeted a military airport on the edge of Damascus.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:39:17 GMTLibyan forces hunt down the last IS fighters after ejecting them from their Sirte stronghold.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:13:27 GMTTheresa May says she is "clear-eyed" about the threat posed by Iran to Middle East security.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:56:26 GMTSyrian rebels have left the last areas they held in Aleppo's old city, while calling for a five-day truce to allow the evacuation of civilians
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:56:00 GMTOrla Guerin reports from a hospital in Irbil that is struggling to cope with the number of casualties.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:04:54 GMTYemen's war leaves children on the brink of famine
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:13:30 GMTThe journalists who risk their lives documenting Aleppo speak of the difficult choices they have to make.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:18:56 GMTHunger and disease stalk Yemenis with no end in sight as the war grinds on, writes Fergal Keane.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 03:27:27 GMTPeople who have fled the war in Syria tell us what objects they carried with them when they left their homes.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:11:28 GMTThree Lebanese women have launched an app designed to stop street harassment.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 14:32:08 GMTConcern is growing over the rising power of Iraqi Shia militias in the battle for Mosul, Orla Guerin says.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:39:02 GMTBefore the battle for Mosul, so-called Islamic State fought or fled but ultimately failed to hold ground in other parts of Iraq and Syria.