Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:35:55 GMTTens of firefighters were inside as the 17-storey structure fell to the ground in a matter seconds.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:28:07 GMTIS endured "unprecedented territorial" defeats and should lose Mosul by mid-2017, new analysis says.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:24:11 GMTMoscow says nine of its jets and eight of Turkey's pounded so-called Islamic State targets.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:53:51 GMTThe violence erupted over the demolition of illegally built homes in a Bedouin village.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 02:15:00 GMTPresident Barack Obama also warns Donald Trump against any "sudden, unilateral moves" on the conflict.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:47:44 GMTPhotographs taken in Iraq appear to show commercial drones adapted to drop grenades on the Iraqi security forces.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:23:28 GMTJeremy Bowen reports from the ruins of eastern Aleppo where 40,000 people have returned home.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:41:14 GMTAn exhibition is turning war relics into reminders of peace.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:13:58 GMTThe BBC's Jeremy Bowen has visited the site of Aleppo's Umayyad Mosque to see what's left after the war in Syria.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 23:58:11 GMTWhy aren't the Israelis and Palestinians talking?
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:44:16 GMTLarge areas of East Aleppo are like ghost towns, but some families are returning to their old homes or moving into unoccupied buildings, says Jeremy Bowen.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:33:24 GMTIran's Bahai minority is forbidden from studying at university - but they have a way round it, at least until it comes to postgraduate degrees.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 15:16:46 GMTCuts to electricity lead to Gaza's largest unauthorized protests since 2007.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 01:14:25 GMTA major Middle East summit in Paris aims to rescue the two-state solution, but risks setting it further back, says Yolande Knell.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 00:14:04 GMTA disabled young Syrian creates a new life in Germany helping other Arab immigrants.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 02:39:07 GMTHow did a man who took office espousing a new era of engagement with the world end up a spectator to this century's greatest humanitarian catastrophe?
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:31:28 GMTMost refugees do not have the right to work. In Jordan they're running an experiment to find out what happens when they are given that right.