Israeli security forces stand at the site where a Palestinian man reportedly rammed his car into Israelis soldiers standing by a bus station on a highway next the Jewish settlement of Kfar Adumim in West Bank. Photograph: AFP

Two Palestinians rammed vehicles into Israeli soldiers in separate attacks in the occupied West Bank on Friday and were then shot dead, Israe(...)

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The Russian Defence Ministry releases drone footage of bombs being dropped on what they have described as a 'terrorist base camp' in Raqqa, Syria. Vid(...)

New air strikes targeting the Syrian city of Raqqa have killed at least eight people, including five children, according to opposition groups(...)


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 British prime minister David Cameron  in the House of Commons as he argued the case for Britain to join air strikes in Syria. Photograph: AFP Photo/ Getty Images

(...) failures had sapped popular enthusiasm for military intervention in the Middle East.

A Moroccan migrant kneels  in front of Macedonian police officers as he tries to cross the Greek-Macedonian border near the Greek village of Idomeni. Photograph: Yannis Behrakis/Reuters

(...) than 800,000 refugees and migrants from the Middle East, Africa and Asia have arrived in Europe by sea(...)

Eyewitness footage of Russian air strikes in Syria 1:03

Suspected Russian military jets carry out air strikes as they fly in formation over northern Syria - video posted online purports to show. Video: Reut(...)

The number of Dáil seats has been cut from 166 to 158 and the number of constituencies from 43 to 40. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

(...) of the old three seat constituencies of North Central and North East into one five-seater called(...)

Israeli troops fire tear gas towards Palestinians gathering this week near the scene of what the Israeli army said was a suspected Palestinian stabbing attack, at the West Bank Al-Fawwar refugee camp, south of Hebron. Photograph: Mussa Qawasma/Reuters

A 21-year-old Palestinian has died in clashes with Israeli troops in the West Bank, officials said. Yehya Taha died in a Ramallah hospital of bullet w(...)

Algerian migrants in a bus after they were arrested by French police during a brutal police crackdown on October 17th 1961. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images/Archives

(...) armies have been rampaging across the Middle East for a thousand years, never in the interests of the(...)