Fighters loyal to exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi gather on a road on the outskirts of the southern Yemeni port city of Aden. Photograph: Saleh Al-Obeidi/AFP/Getty Images

Fighters loyal to Yemen’s exiled president Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, bolstered by Gulf Arab support, seized the country’s largest military base from Hou(...)

‘Islam is comprised of Sunni and Shiite. It has moderates and extremists. It has an array of political ideologies. In that sense Islamism cannot win, for which ideology would prevail?’ Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

(...) always bring out the extremists. It’s easy for western nations to look at the turmoil of the Middle East(...)

Michael Flatley and  Taoiseach Enda Kenny pose beside one of Flatley’s paintings. Photograph: Brian McEvoy.

Middle East client to create a painting and, according to his spokesman, “has received several offers(...)

Migrants walk in the proximity of the Eurotunnel rail terminal in Coquelles near the northern French port of Calais on August 2, 2015. Photograph: Francois Lo Presti/AFP/Getty Images

(...) events in Calais where hundreds of migrants from North Africa and the Middle East try to scale fences and(...)

Former Labour MP Chris Mullin saidJeremy Corbyn, who is currently leading the contest, is a close friend of his but he very much doubted that he would be able to lead Labour back into power if he is chosen at the party’s leader. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty

(...) time somehow win back middle class voters in the south and east of England.” ends(...)

People look on  as workers disassemble an elevator on the public beach near the Saudi King’s villa in the Golfe-Juan seaside resort in Vallauris, southeastern France, on Monday. Photograph: Valery hache/AFP/Getty Images.

(...) across the Middle East. It is beginning to see commercial rewards in terms of contracts for companies in(...)

This photo provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Ariha Today, which has been authenticated, shows Syrian civil defence workers standing on the rubble of a destroyed building that was damaged after a government warplane crashed in the centre of the town of Ariha on Monday. Photograph: Ariha Today via AP. 1:55

(...) street where shopkeepers open in the early morning before crashing in the middle of the marketplace, two(...)

(...) wider context – a massive displacement of peoples in the Middle East and Africa and their efforts to(...)

Palestinian children hold a candlelit vigil in memory of 18-month-old Ali Saad Dawabsha. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images 0:52

(...) settlers against Palestinians and their property in the West Bank and east Jerusalem this year. Only a(...)

German chancellor Angela Merkel: The Emnid survey gives her and her allies more support than the rest of Germany’s Bundestag parties put together. Photograph: Axel Schmidt

(...) was abuzz with news Merkel would step down in the middle of her third term – now. But with no anointed(...)