ISIS has lost its final territories around Baghuz. However, the organisation has lost none of its potency.
Who was responsible for the fall of Mosul?
As Islamic State's territories crumble, the conflicts in the region enter a new phase.
Did an assassination attempt on George H.W Bush in the 1990s cause the Iraq War?
The Surge produced short-term success at the expense of a stable Iraq.
Decades of persecution culminated in genocidal violence against the Yezidis.
From Tunis to Tel Aviv to Damascus, Mr. Orto discusses the Middle Eastern crisis.
Crackpots and opportunists in President Trump's government will continue the brutalisation of Western society and politics.
The hawkish visions of Syria are littered with ideas that are extremely difficult to defend.
Have Western audiences become hostage to the spectacle of "terrorism" as the events of 9/11 become history?
ISIS's movement is founded on the manifesto of Abu Naji
ISIS's threat to Europe is rooted in uncomfortable truths about its Western supporters and fighters.