Without a stop to the fighting and unhindered access for the delivery of humanitarian aid, Sudan's crisis will dramatically worsen in the months to come

Its focus is on military operations, not how Gaza will be governed or how to leverage growing global support to advance the two-state solution

Houssam Itani

Moscow remains determined to keep Washington in check wherever it can and to remind wider world powers of its ability to influence Iran

Walid Choucair

The change in focus toward staging riots to facilitate breakouts seems to be a response to IS's decreased ability to carry out large-scale operations

Haid Haid

Israel's killing of aid workers in Gaza repulsed even its friends, but the Israeli targeting of senior Iranian commanders in a consulate in Damascus suggests that Gaza is not their only target.

Con Coughlin

A US-Saudi defence pact could have a transformative impact on the Middle East in the same way that a 1945 conversation between King Abdul Aziz and President Franklin Roosevelt did. It will not be easy

Ibrahim Hamidi

The militant group's leaders visit Iran then call for young Arabs everywhere to mobilise, yet those who line the streets in solidarity with the people of Gaza do not support violence.

Alia Mansour

Trump's warning seems to be a recognition of the profound impact Israel's hideous war on Gaza is having on American public opinion

Houssam Itani

Although Kurds have yet to achieve statehood, this doesn't mean they never will. One critical component still exists to perhaps have a state one day: the continued existence of the Kurdish people.

Rustum Mahmud

Interesting analysis from a seasoned observer suggests that the Syrians could be eyeing a bigger prize, but adds that this will only transpire if Iran is allowed to join in.

Alia Mansour

Hezbollah shows no sign of wanting a war. Israel shows no sign of leaving it alone. For an Israeli prime minister under pressure over Gaza, an escalation to Israel's north could be handy.

Ibrahim Hamidi

Any drone technology the PKK obtains will probably not present a significant challenge to Turkish drones.

Haid Haid