The Iraqi military said it was in the final stages of capturing the city of Mosul from Isis as Socialist Worker went to press.
Donald Trump’s racist Muslim Ban was given the green light by a unanimous vote of the US Supreme Court judges on Monday.
A campaign of sanctions and threats against Gulf state Qatar showed up tensions among competing Middle Eastern powers—and confusion among the US ruling class.
Congressional hearing damages the US president
The Catalan government in Barcelona has called a referendum on independence—defying a ban by the Spanish government in Madrid.
US-led forces stand accused of dropping horrific white phosphorus weapons in Mosul in Iraq and Raqqa in Syria.
The traditional main parties in France collapsed in the first round of parliamentary elections on Sunday.