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Yemeni militiamen say captured two Iranian officers in Aden

Yemen's exiled president appoints conciliatory figure as deputy

Iran submits four-point Yemen peace plan to United Nations

Egypt and Saudi Arabia discuss maneuvers as Yemen battles rage

Former president defiant as humanitarian toll mounts in Yemen war

Egypt and Saudi Arabia discuss manoeuvres as Yemen battles rage

Iraq on edge after deadly raid on protest camp

Clashes in Syria rebels seek foreign intervention

Shiite leader: Sectarian attacks are 'genocide'

Iraq attacks kill 13 people, as 2013 toll tops 5,500

Syria jihadists accused of 'execution' war crimes

UN: Iraq sees highest annual death toll in years

U.S. ready to help new Iraq leader, Iran welcomes choice

Iraq names moderate Sunni parliament speaker in move to break political...

Obama's Iraq aim: contain, not destroy, extremists

Islamic State beheads, crucifies in push for Syria's east

Obama could be mired in Iraq for the duration

Insight - Tunnelling through triangle of death, Islamic State aims at...

Iraq headed for chaos unless politicians unite, U.N. says

US warns of new generation of global terrorists

Iraq's al-Maliki facing discontent in election

Iraq turns to Sunni tribes, but distrust remains

Special Report: Amid Syria's violence, Kurds carve out autonomy

Iran boosts military support in Syria to bolster Assad

Militants launch social support in an Iraqi city

West widens contacts with Syria's Kurds but suspicion remains

Hip hop, graffiti in Lebanon tag a nation's woes

Building coalition for Syria action no easy matter

Iraqi Kurdish president asks parliament to prepare for independence vote

Iraqi troops dig in, bolstering Baghdad's defences

US sends carrier to Gulf as Iraq insurgent advance slows

As caliphate declared, Iraqi troops battle for Tikrit

Iran rejects US action in Iraq as ISIL tightens Syria border grip

Sunni militants overtake part of Iraqi town

Islamic State drags Obama back into Mideast quagmire

Islamic State tightens siege of Syria town, more Europeans join alliance

How Islamic State uses Syria's oil to fuel its advances

Special Report: How Mosul fell - An Iraqi general disputes Baghdad's story

Special report - How Mosul fell: An Iraqi general disputes Baghdad's story

Kurds battle Islamist militants closing in on Syrian town

Iraqi forces, Kurds, gain ground against Islamic State

Insight - Houthi expansion puts Yemen on edge of civil war

IS jihadists execute more than 40 tribesmen in Iraq's Anbar

Assad's Syria truncated, battered _ but defiant

US warns air power cannot save Syrian town from IS

No direct combat for Iraqi Kurds in Kobani, ISIS loses ground in Iraq

Special Report: The fighters of Iraq who answer to Iran

IS group claims suicide attack in Iraq

Car bomb kills three outside Iran envoy's residence in Yemen

Iraq's Shiite fighters desert over shortages

Iranian support seen crucial for Yemen's Houthis

Islamic State recapture parts of northern refinery city Baiji

Yemen intelligence official abducted in Sanaa

Special Report - For Islamic State, wheat season sows seeds of discontent

Special Report: For Islamic State, wheat season sows seeds of discontent

Sunni officials in Iraq say Shi'ite militias kill 70 after IS rollback

IS suffers 'devastating' blows but biggest fighting still ahead

Top Qaeda militant in Yemen dead in US drone strike: AQAP

Yemen leader readies for talks after 'coup' warnings

Special Report: How Iran's military chiefs operate in Iraq

Battle lines drawn for a civil war in Yemen