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Mosul Eye Founder Omar Mohammed claims Iraq is ripe for another iteration of ISIS if rebuilding efforts continue to miss the core problems facing society in Iraq (AFP/FILE)
February 18, 2018 - 14:24 GMT
Mosul Eye Founder Omar Mohammed claims Iraq is ripe for another iteration of ISIS if rebuilding efforts continue to miss the core problems facing society in Iraq.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov gives a speech during the Munich Security Conference on Feb. 17, 2018 in Munich, southern Germany. Global security chiefs and top diplomats attend the annual Munich Security Conference running until Feb. 18, 2018 to discuss Syria, Ukraine and other international conflicts and crises.
(Thomas KIENZLE / AFP)
February 17, 2018 - 15:35 GMT
The Department of Justice announced indictments Friday against 13 Russian nationals and three Russian groups that charges them with criminally interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election
A Sudanese refugee in Jordan opens up about his perilous journey to find a home for he and his family after escaping the  (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 14, 2018 - 15:30 GMT
A Sudanese refugee in Jordan opens up about his perilous journey to find a home for he and his family after escaping the
Resettling people who are looking for someone to blame back in Raqqa and Mosul threatens to violently renew social divisions. More must be done to reconcile Iraq and Syria's social divisions (AFP/FILE)
February 14, 2018 - 15:28 GMT
Resettling people who are looking for someone to blame back in Raqqa and Mosul threatens to violently renew social divisions. More must be done to reconcile Iraq and Syria's social divisions.
Israel's increasing isolation in the region could make for longer and more deadly wars (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 13, 2018 - 15:14 GMT
Israel's increasing isolation in the region could make for longer and more deadly wars
Comparing the incredible story of survival between two asylum seekers in Israel, one glaring double-standard is found in how they have been treated (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 13, 2018 - 14:09 GMT
Comparing the incredible story of survival between two asylum seekers in Israel, one glaring double-standard is found in how they have been treated.
Women fighters were featured in an ISIS propaganda video released on Feb. 7 2018
February 13, 2018 - 12:51 GMT
ISIS has released a new video depicting women fighting in battle for the first time. Is this a violation of its own beliefs and an admission of defeat, or a trade-off they are prepared to make to survive their new challenges?
$366.6 billion in wage income and 20.8 million full-time equivalent employees are associated with activities that are already technically automatable today (Shutterstock/File)
February 11, 2018 - 16:00 GMT
This is equivalent to 20.8 million full-time employees.
Israel is also working on solidifying control over southwestern Syria (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 11, 2018 - 15:17 GMT
Israel is also working on solidifying control over southwestern Syria
Half of Iraq's schools need repairs and over three million children had their education interrupted (AFP/File)
February 11, 2018 - 12:27 GMT
Half of Iraq's schools need repairs and over three million children had their education interrupted.
(Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 08, 2018 - 14:26 GMT
In a war where alliances are as fluid as its frontlines, Assad’s accidental sheltering of Kurds from Turkish jets could spell trouble for his regime later on when he must face down a solidified Kurdish national movement.
Temple of the Nativity in Bethlehem, Israel. The inner courtyard of the Temple (Shutterstock)
February 08, 2018 - 11:33 GMT
It isn’t just the political ramifications of Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital that have captured the world’s attention. Media fascination has erupted over what this means for those who believe that this is a sign of the coming of the Apocalypse.
According to official figures, the overall number of registered and unregistered Syrian refugees in the Kingdom stands at about 1.3 million (AFP/File)
February 08, 2018 - 08:00 GMT
“In absolute figures, we are still talking about very small numbers when compared to the total registered Syrian refugee population in Jordan 656,692."
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February 08, 2018 - 06:30 GMT
Securing a job with an international NGO then seems appealing to many young Jordanians, yet does this serve Jordanian interests?
Syrian men look for survivors amid the rubble following reported air strikes on the rebel-held besieged town of Douma in the eastern Ghouta region, on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, on Feb. 6, 2018 (Hamza Al-Ajweh / AFP)
February 07, 2018 - 17:00 GMT
Hundreds of civilians have been killed in attacks on so-called de-escalation zones in Syria in January, undermining a Russian-led agreement that world powers have touted as a step toward a comprehensive cease-fire in the country.
(Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 06, 2018 - 14:05 GMT
New fronts are opening up in the Syrian war.