Netanyahu sets out warning to US

Obama says speech dispute will not be ‘permanently destructive’

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

Iraq launches offensive against Isis

Military seeks to clear fighters from Salahuddin province

Israel cannot gain Sunni allies through fear of Iran alone

New lines in the Middle East sand

US-backed Syrian rebel group dissolved

Hazm end blow to western efforts to fight jihadi forces

Kerry on defensive as Israel PM flies to US

Netanyahu begins ‘fateful’ visit to challenge Tehran nuclear deal

UK puts 3,000 extremists on terror watch

Rise of Isis boosts ranks of potentially violent militants

Cutbacks and sell-offs: cash woes hit Isis

Jihadis opt for fines over punishments as oil drop cuts finances

Palestinians hit as Israel withholds tax

Donors fear delicate status quo in conflict under threat

Isis militants destroy artefacts in Iraq

Video released by group shows men smashing statues in a museum

UN backs Hadi and calls for Yemen talks

Houthi rebels urged to stand aside for Gulf-backed transition process

Jihadi John named as London graduate

Isis killer is in his mid-20s and grew up in UK capital

Netanyahu trip ‘destructive’, says Rice

White House adviser criticises Israeli leader’s planned US speech

New York men charged with Isis conspiracy

Arrests of Brooklyn residents heighten radicalisation concerns

Isis brutality reawakens Sunni resistance

Jihadi group alienates Iraq’s mainstream community

Herzog questions Netanyahu’s motive in US

Israeli leader desperate to raise poll ratings, says challenger in tight election campaign

Palestinians to appeal against US ruling

New York court orders fines of $218.5m over assaults a decade ago

Isis kidnaps Christians in eastern Syria

Isis operation resembles the attack on Yezidi minority in Iraq

Fifa recommends winter 2022 World Cup

Tournament to be shortened in concession to European leagues

Mossad leak casts doubt on Iran warnings

Netanyahu presentation questioned weeks before Israeli election