Broken city

Broken city..

Tyler Holmes 17-Aug, 22:02 19 BBC

"My husband is buried over there!" says Ishar, pointing towards a pile of rubble where her house once stood. Draped in a dark blue shawl...


Underwhelming response

Underwhelming response..

Olivia Rogers 17-Aug, 16:10 12 BBC

Most Israeli politicians and press have decried US President Donald Trump's remarks on the violent protests in Charlottesville - and Prime...


Mehdi Karroubi: Iran opposition leader taken to hospital

Mehdi Karroubi: Iran opposition leader taken to hospital..

Diego Ross 17-Aug, 07:10 15 BBC

An Iranian opposition leader held under house arrest since 2011 has been admitted to hospital a day after he began a hunger strike, his...


Saudi border to open for Qatari pilgrims attending Hajj

Saudi border to open for Qatari pilgrims attending Hajj..

Emily Kelly 17-Aug, 04:10 15 BBC

Saudi Arabia will open its border with Qatar to allow Muslim pilgrims to attend the annual Hajj in Mecca beginning this month, state media...


Bahrain state TV accuses Qatar of fomenting unrest

Bahrain state TV accuses Qatar of fomenting unrest..

Gavin Perry 16-Aug, 17:02 15 BBC

Bahrain's state TV channel has accused Qatar of plotting with the kingdom's main opposition grouping to stoke anti-government unrest in...


Lebanon rape law: Parliament abolishes marriage loophole

Lebanon rape law: Parliament abolishes marriage loophole..

Antonio Roberts 16-Aug, 14:20 16 BBC

Lebanon's parliament has scrapped a law under which a rapist could be exempt from punishment if he married his victim, state media report. ...


IS conflict: Iraqi jets bomb Tal Afar ahead of ground assault

IS conflict: Iraqi jets bomb Tal Afar ahead of ground assault..

Sophia Bell 16-Aug, 07:53 14 BBC

Iraqi warplanes are bombarding the jihadist group Islamic State's positions in Tal Afar, in preparation for a ground assault on the town. ...


'War zone'

'War zone'..

Olivia Rogers 15-Aug, 20:40 15 BBC

The BBC's Sally Nabil has been given rare access to Awamiya in Saudi Arabia, a town in the east of the Sunni Muslim-ruled kingdom that has...


Archaeologists discover three ancient tombs in Egypt

Archaeologists discover three ancient tombs in Egypt..

David Brooks 15-Aug, 12:00 14 BBC

Archaeologists have discovered three tombs that date back around 2,000 years in southern Egypt. They were found in burial grounds in the...


Iran judiciary freezes assets of BBC Persian staff

Iran judiciary freezes assets of BBC Persian staff..

Anna Torres 15-Aug, 09:30 13 BBC

The BBC has called on the Iranian authorities to reverse a new order that appears to effectively freeze the assets of its staff in Iran. ...


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