No president, a trash crisis, two million refugees and ties with Hezbollah, is it just a question of time until Lebanon is overwhelmed by its political paralysis? This week on Conflict Zone is Lebanese FM Gebran Bassil.
US-backed Syrian militias say they have taken full control of Raqqa after four months of fighting. The city had served as the self-styled capital of the "Islamic State" terror group since 2014.
Germany’s domestic intelligence agency says 'IS' sympathizers returning to the country could pose a security risk. The agency's head also warned of the increasing threat of cyberwarfare.
Losing ground in its power base in the Middle East, the "Islamic State" militant group's future appears as open as ever. DW spoke to counter-terrorism experts and scholars to discuss the likelihood of its survival.
The US-led coalition has carried out airstrikes to stall the evacuation of "Islamic State" fighters from the Lebanon-Syria border. The United States had blasted the Hezbollah-negotiated deal ahead of the move.
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