Russia continues Syria border strikes

Moscow deploys advanced air defence missiles to its Syrian base

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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
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Tunisia attack highlights security failings

Experts say more needs to be done to counter terror threat

US acts on ‘tragic’ Afghan hospital attack

Military personnel suspended over Kunduz strike on MSF facility

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US accuses Syria of buying oil from Isis

Treasury also accuses chess federation head of aiding Assad

Leviathan in $10bn Egypt export gas deal

Hopes likely to rise of further agreements with neighbours

Isis: Boots on the ground?

Air strikes in Iraq and Syria are unlikely to dislodge Isis, so policymakers look at other options

Proxy war in Syria imperils US-led strikes

Russia-Turkey tension endangers push to clear Isis from border

Moscow seeks economic redress over jet

Open calls for military action remain conspicuously absent

Cameron sets sights on Isis in Syria

PM seeks to expand UK’s role in global coalition

The mirage of an anti-Isis grand coalition

For a united front to work everyone must agree on a common enemy

Even Isis jihadis love Telegram messaging

For those who prioritise audience reach, the site’s appeal is its simplicity and security

Five killed in blast at Sinai hotel

A judge and four others die in explosion at building housing parliamentary election supervisors

Bomb targets Tunisia presidential guard

Attack comes days after authorities thwart major terror plot

Turkey shoots down Russian fighter jet

Putin warns of ‘serious consequences’ to ‘stab in the back’

Turkey-Russia tensions muddy Isis fight

Downing of Russian jet highlights overlapping military operations

Moroccan tourism suffers

News from key French market is likely only to hasten slowdown

A carefully managed political transition

Peaceful evolution has avoided disturbances that have afflicted the region

Morocco’s start-ups try to woo funders

A dearth of investors is the biggest challenge facing the country’s nascent digital economy

We feel Europe’s fear — and need its help

Isis is a threat but so is the general chaos and collapse in the Arab world, says Jamal Khashoggi

Iran and Russia restate support for Assad

Putin visits Tehran for first time in eight years