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The death of 17-year-old Ahmed al-Daham sparked rumours in Lebanon, with his family saying the conditions surrounding his demise are 'mysterious'.

Austria's new government is pushing for harsh measures against refugees, such as the confiscation of cash and mobile phones, writes Emran Feroz.

IS' defeat in Deir az-Zour will not end extremism

Mona Alami

IS' defeat in Deir az-Zour will not end extremism

Comment: The lack of stability and employment prospects mean that the door to extremism will remain open, even after IS' defeat in the region, writes Mona Alami.

Tikrit 'victory' boosts Iraq fight to defeat IS

Abdul Aziz al-Taei

Tikrit 'victory' boosts Iraq fight to defeat IS

Iraqi prime minister promises to reclaim the entire country from militants after retaking Tikrit from the Islamic State group.

Exodus following IS group advance in Assyrian areas

Rami Sweid

Exodus following IS group advance in Assyrian areas

Heavy fighting and airstrikes have led to IS fighters abandoning key towns in the Syrian governorate of Hasakah, but in Assyrian areas the group ...

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