In a complicated fight in a densely populated city such as Mosul, civilians will die. But under international humanitarian law, belligerents must do all they can to protect them.
This fire was a tragic but inevitable consequence of British and French policy failures.
Passengers can be forcibly dragged off planes because airlines know they'll keep coming back.
The discredited candidate of the conservative mainstream is damaged, but his presidential prospects aren't dead yet.
A Le Pen victory is possible - here are four factors which could help it happen.
France's Jeremy Corbyn is in touching distance of the French presidency. Can he reach it?
No one can know for sure what would have happened if we intervened in 2013 in Syria. But we do know we are not doing enough now.
The US president likely lacks the patience to even try to resolve a conflict this complex.
Its entire history and identity is, rightly or wrongly, built on a very particular British identity.
The co-author of Tony Blair's Chicago speech on the tests for intervention.
Barack Obama made a virtue of his decision not to follow the “Washington playbook” on Syria. His successor had an opportunity to distinguish himself.
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