Saudi arrests 88 over ‘imminent attack’

Concerns in Riyadh rise over threat from Sunni jihadis

Cameron terror powers said to breach law

Proposals described as ill-defined and ‘sabre-rattling’

Libya reappoints PM in crisis move

Government buildings in Tripoli in hands of militias

Egypt to invest $8bn expanding Suez Canal

Works on pivotal waterway aimed at kick-starting ailing economy

Egypt unveils $8bn Suez Canal investment

President kicks off first phase in vast public works scheme

Germany to ship weapons to Iraqi Kurds

Berlin says materiel could equip a 4,000-strong brigade

Turkey hits back at western Isis criticism

Ankara calls on partners to stop foreign fighters

Palestinians gather after ceasefire agreement

UAE and Egypt warned over Libya raids

Fears outside interference exacerbates divisions

Israel and Hamas agree open-ended truce

Hopes rise of end to 7-week-old Gaza war

Iraqi Kurds fear infiltration by Isis

Gun market does brisk business as suspicions grow

Libya’s neighbours call for international help

Fears that lawlessness could spill into other countries

Israel halves rate to lowest level yet

Tourism and exports hit by foreign reaction to Gaza operation

Hero of revolution wages war on Libyan government

Militia leader Badi tries to maintain Islamist domination

Iran claims to have downed Israeli drone

Tehran alleges aircraft trying to spy on Natanz nuclear facility

Isis gains hit business in Iraqi Kurdistan

Investors sit tight and hope for the best

Militia claims control of Tripoli airport

Islamist forces seize international hub after weeks of fighting

Hamas kills alleged Israeli spies

Suspected collaborators were shot dead in a crackdown

Use Assad to defeat Isis, says Rifkind

Senior British MP warns against being ‘squeamish’ about methods

Israeli strike kills 3 Hamas commanders

Gaza war appears to enter new phase of targeted killings