Columns

You cannot compare IS’s aims to ours: They’re fighting for chaos; we fought for peace.

Belal Younis

The Saudis believe it is Iran that has set Yemen aflame. Much of the world sees its own hi-tech military campaign as responsible

Bill Law

Europe should be more assertive and forthright with Turkey, despite threats over migration and access to military bases

Simon A Waldman

Rouhani's ability to fulfil election promises on ending Iran's isolation is threatened by hardliners in Tehran and those in Washington and Riyadh

Maysam Behravesh

In Gabes, people risk their lives by merely existing at the mercy of unprotected air and water supplies

Belen Fernandez

Without a political and economic strategy underpinning the battle against IS, victory against the group will be less than zero. Just ask young Iraqis.

CJ Werleman

Calls for discriminatory policies and war that often follow attacks like the one in Manchester are not the answer. Here are some better ideas

Gregory Shupak

When the intelligence services tilt the scales of British justice, something is deadly wrong. Our entire society, not just victims, suffer

Cori Crider

Rouhani overcame a formidable campaign against him, led by Ayatollah Khamenei, to win. But he faces major challenges ahead

Abraham Nematzadeh

Qataris awoke last night to fears that a coup was under way, just the start of dark days to come after Trump's blessing to the region's tyrants

David Hearst