Unless Egypt finds a way to switch off the internet, blocking news websites is a theatrical move which will likely do more harm than good

Rania Al Malky

If the biggest pillage in Iraqi history goes unpunished, then it will send out the wrong message

Judit Neurink

Is this the calm before the storm? How would Lebanon fare against an Israeli assault compared with 2006?

Kareem Chehayeb

You cannot compare Islamic State's aims to ours. They're fighting for chaos - we fought for peace

Belal Younis

Growing links between Donald Trump, Saudi Arabia and Israel may signal action against Hezbollah, with possibly disastrous consequences

Mahan Abedin

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