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

Herzog questions Netanyahu’s motive in US

Israeli leader desperate to raise poll ratings, says election challenger

Isis kidnaps Christians in eastern Syria

Isis operation resembles the attack on Yezidi minority in Iraq

Mossad leak casts doubt on Iran warnings

Netanyahu presentation questioned weeks before Israeli election

Icon of Egypt’s revolution jailed

Alaa Abdel Fattah sentenced to five years in prison

Turkey, Europe and the tide of extremism

Ankara can help ease Islamophobia, but it must establish its own democracy, writes Sinan Ulgen

Turkey enters Syria to evacuate enclave

Burial ground of Ottoman forebear was under threat from Isis jihadis

Jihadi group claims deadly Libya revenge

At least 45 people killed in suicide bombings in eastern town

Bibi takes his show on the road

Benjamin Netanyahu risks damaging relations with US and Europe

Bahrain shuts Saudi tycoon’s TV station

Prince Alwaleed’s channel hit trouble after interview with opposition figure

Lebanon border clamp adds to refugee woes

Curbs leave more Syrians stranded in a country mired in bloodshed

Isis is not about Islam, says Obama

Republicans criticise president for denying religious dimension

Iran and west narrow gap in nuclear talks

Oil price collapse and efforts to curb hardliners help progress

The hideous dialectic of Isis savagery

West should not underestimate the chillingly smart terror group

Murder of female student horrifies Turkey

Protests spread over killing of Aslan by minibus driver

Renzi plays down talk of Libya move

PM urges calm amid anxiety about violence across Mediterranean