Middle East
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Middle East

18 July 2017

Mosul: Western hypocrisy laid bare

The horrors in Mosul brutally expose double standards over Aleppo.

4 July 2017

The fall of ISIS won’t fix the Middle East

ISIS is a horrific symptom, not the cause, of the region’s decay.

22 June 2017

Afghanistan: war without end

Now Trump is ramping up the mayhem in Afghanistan.

14 June 2017

How Trump is tearing apart the Middle East

He's now pushing America's own allies towards war.

Where’s the outrage over the killing of Christians?

Christians around the world are being slaughtered by Islamists. They need our solidarity.

31 May 2017

We can’t blame foreign wars for homegrown terror

Salman Abedi’s hatred of Western life wasn’t nurtured in Libya.

2 May 2017

It wasn’t Trump who wrecked the Middle East

The arrogance of British politicians accusing Trump of causing chaos.

18 April 2017

A mockery of democracy

The Turkish referendum was undemocratic from the start.

13 March 2017

Does Erdogan have a right to hold rallies in Europe?

Not necessarily, no. But we should let him where possible.

13 February 2017

Yemen: the bloody reality of the pre‑Trump era

This devastated nation shows the US was never a force for peace.