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Syria's information war on social media spiralled out of control long ago.
The end of the sieges of Eastern Ghouta and Afrin mark a new phase in the Syrian War.
Syria is a global battlefield, the latest phase in a multi-generational regional war.
Most wanted list released by government in Baghdad, Iraq.
What is happening in northern Syria?
“It has become a city of ghosts, it is filled with the smell of death and blood.”
The war in Afghanistan is not about the Taleban or Al-Qa'ida anymore.
“There is no lack of Islamic militant groups here. You just haven’t heard of them yet.”
New rivalries and conflicts will ignite after the fall of Mosul.
Six ways Israel's stunning victory in 1967 reshaped the region.
Catastrophic wars, dirty politics and political strife in the West is strengthening British jihadists.
Decades ago, American military and intelligence communities did nothing to stop Saddam Hussein's chemical attacks.
Even if Mosul falls, disputes between the Shi'a, Sunni and Kurdish political and military factions will lead to Islamic State's return.
The war for Iraq and Syria will change the Greater Middle East.
Barack Obama's legacy in the Middle East will divide historians.
Returning from Bangladesh, journalist Emma Pomfret discusses the war on the Rohingya Muslims.
The intractable conflict in Afghanistan.
An interview with Fawwaz Traboulsi on Lebanon.
Famine is being used as a weapon of war in Yemen.
Israel want to fight Hizbullah – when the moment arrives – in Lebanon but not in Syria.
Director of the Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies at Tel Aviv University, Professor Uzi Rabi, in exclusive for Osservatorio Mashrek.
The Silk Roads present opportunities and nightmares for post-Brexit Britain.
Iraq's dirty war is fuelling corruption, smuggling, and trafficking.
The siege of Mosul is finished, the Gulf Wars are far from over.
The Asad regime and the war for Syria.
The perfect books to introduce newcomers to a turbulent and compelling region.
Dr. Ahron Bregman on Israeli-Hezbollah relations and the current tensions between the rivals in Lebanon and Syria.
What will happen to Islamic State after the recapturing of its key territories in Syria and Iraq?
Washington is playing yesterday's game in the Middle East: The new administration will only deepen the crisis.
The Iraqi borderlands and their existing highways to neighbouring countries remain a key factor in fuelling regional conflict.
The War for the Greater Middle East: The threshold between post-modern and advanced combat.