By Kamila Kocialkowska - 03 December 16:51
Conflict reporting has always been the most dangerous branch of journalism - but in the changing political landscape of recent years, has it become even more so?
By Mehdi Hasan - 29 November 7:44
Long live the Arab Spring - despite the murmurs about Morsi’s “pharaonic” decree in Egypt and the Syrian bloodbath, I refuse to lose faith in the people of the Arab world.
By Keith Kahn-Harris - 23 November 10:25
The diversity of views that has developed has been temporarily obscured by Operation Pillar of Defence.
By James Rodgers - 22 November 9:50
There must be a limit, though, to how long bombs, bullets, and barbed wire can contain Gaza.
By John Pilger - 22 November 7:33
We must understand the BBC as a pre-eminent state propagandist and censor by omission, says John Pilger.
By Jason Cowley - 22 November 7:07
Reporting from Tel Aviv and Ramallah as the latest rash of violence began to sweep Israel, Jason Cowley finds a nation implacably set on a course of war . . . and increasingly disconnected from the world.
By Phoebe Greenwood - 22 November 5:44
Phoebe Greenwood in Gaza reflects on the recent violence.
By New Statesman - 21 November 17:43
Despite the latest ceasefire, there is no way clear to peace. And there is no military solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
By New Statesman - 21 November 17:39
Bombardment to stop at 1900 GMT on 21 November, says Egyptian foreign minister.
By George Eaton - 21 November 16:03
Israeli spokesman Mark Regev tells the NS that "a nuclear-armed Iran is something we will not accept".
By Prof Alan Johnson - 21 November 11:51
Proportionality is not the same thing as symmetry. Israel must counter the developing threat from Hamas.
By Bel Trew and Nada El-Kouny - 21 November 11:32
Bel Trew and Nada El-Kouney report from the civilian convoy that travelled into the violence in solidarity.
By David Miliband - 20 November 15:12
The country needs to remember that self-defence is not the same as smart defence.
By Caroline Crampton - 17 November 10:42
Einstein declined, saying he lacked "the natural aptitude and the experience to deal properly with people" to do the job.
By Caroline Crampton - 17 November 9:55
Hamas HQ hit on fourth day of Israeli air strikes on Gaza.
By Magdy el-Baghdady - 16 November 11:37
Arab and Muslim nations condemn Israel but remain mute in the face of ongoing ethnic cleansing in Sudan.
By Alex Ward - 15 November 15:20
President Mohamed Morsi bows to domestic pressure.
By Rachel Shabi - 15 November 12:38
Israel says the goal is not to remove Hamas but to reassert Israel’s “deterrence” capability.
By Alex Ward - 15 November 9:27
Pyongyang accused of violating UN sanctions to export missile technology to Assad.
By George Eaton - 15 November 8:05
Hamas military commander killed as Israel launches new Gaza offensive.
By Toby Muse - 01 November 13:18
Recent media coverage would have us believe Syria is now flooded with foreign extremists. On the ground, Toby Muse finds something quite different.
By Charlotte Rachael Proudman - 30 October 10:05
The International Criminal Court should act to bring Syrian officials to justice without Security Council authorisation.
By David Patrikarakos - 30 October 9:25
An Israeli war game recently imagined the fallout from a strike on Iran's nuclear facilities. David Patrikarakos reveals what he learned when he received exclusive access.
By Alex Ward - 25 October 8:00
Outbreaks of sectarian violence expose Lebanon’s vulnerability to outside forces.
By Edward Platt - 09 October 11:19
Telling the story of Hebron, cradle of monotheism.
By New Statesman - 05 October 15:43
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Turkish leader, says the countries are "not far" from war.
By Tam Hussein - 05 October 9:22
Ripples of the Arab Spring felt in the Gulf States.
By Alex Hern - 01 October 15:07
Spot the difference.
By Lisa Nandy - 30 September 9:48
Lisa Nandy calls for the government to take action over G4S' participation in illegal imprisonment.
By Mehdi Hasan - 27 September 7:24
Like freedom, tolerance is not a western invention or innovation; it is an Islamic virtue.