Yemen rebels tighten grip on Aden

Advance undermines Saudi claims over effectiveness of air strikes

FT Investigation

The $2.5bn Bahrain Bay development built on reclaimed land, is one of the projects fuelling controversy
Bahrain land deals highlight alchemy of making money from sand
– Cynthia O’Murchu and Simeon Kerr

Isis edges closer to Syrian capital

Palestinian district of Yarmouk under attack from jihadis

Head of Libya authority rejects dismissal

Leader of Tripoli administration to consult armed supporters

Iran nuclear talks stagger on

Negotiators press on despite divisions over sanctions

Disorderly Iran nuclear talks falter

Diplomats say US deadline of end of March disadvantaged them

Iran’s chief weapon sheds his mysteries

The once reclusive General Soleimani has emerged into the public eye

Yemen struggles as supplies dwindle

Crisis grows amid falling stocks of fuel, food and medicine

Palestinians join international court

Officials could face future war crimes prosecutions

US restores $1.3bn military aid to Egypt

White House looks to repair ties with authoritarian Sunni regimes

Isis cleared from Tikrit, says Iraq PM

Iraqi troops attack after US-led bombing, says Haider al-Abadi

Oil slips as nuclear talks near deadline

Iran set to release supplies if final obstacles to deal are cleared

Iranian negotiators haggle down to wire

Diplomats acknowledge tactical brilliance of Tehran dealmakers

Political turmoil and economic slowdown end boom years

The plunge in the oil price and a deteriorating security situation in the region have radically altered the fiscal landscape

Egypt expects building boom

Developers resolve legal disputes and form partnerships with government

Houthis defy air raids to advance on Aden

Up to 60 reported killed as fierce fighting rocks port city

Help Tunisia reach full democracy

The attacks boost our resolve not to let our achievements be spoilt, writes Amel Azzouz

Fighters flock back to resurgent al-Nusra

Al-Qaeda affiliate ranks swell after territorial gains in northwest Syria

Ethical Sweden runs into Saudi sands

Margot Wallström discovers the drawbacks of speaking frankly

Final push for Iran nuclear deal

Key elements of negotiations show signs of unravelling

Mideast tensions heighten over Yemen

Joint Arab armed force declared as Iran nuclear talks go to wire