Using the term "jihadist" to describe the Islamic State could lead to misunderstandings of Islam and even help the Islamic State recruit
Abbas says Israel has "declared war on the Palestinian people" by closing the Al Aqsa compound following the assassination attempt of right wing activist Yehuda Glick.
This week's announcement by Israel of a further 1,000 homes beyond the 1967 line has led to an emergency UN Security Council meeting today.
Revisiting the countries that in 2010 to 2011 grabbed the world’s attention by demanding democracy and human rights in the, so-called, “Arab Spring”
The recent UN report has documented the widespread suffering and human rights violations in Iraq