Centrist candidate Benny Gantz has signalled an openness to territorial compromise in the occupied West Bank
- by Stephen Farrell and Dan Williams
US President believes the terror group's caliphate in Syria and Iraq will be erased in the coming week.
- by Peter Mitchell
Some priests kept nuns in sexual slavery, pontiff says.
- by Philip Pullella
The former general-turned-president has repeatedly said he serves at the pleasure of Egyptians and has no ambition to become another 'pharaoh'.
The identities of the mummies has yet to be established but mummification method indicates that they had held important or prestigious positions.
- by Sayed Sheasha
Iran has expanded its missile program, particularly its ballistic missiles, in defiance of opposition from the US and concern by European countries
Eight years of war has killed more than 400,000 Syrians and left a trail of devastation and unsafe buildings.
Four months after the murder of Jamal Khashoggi inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, the Saudi regime is trying its hardest to pretend nothing ever happened.
- by Karen Attiah