A special report on how the Syrian civil war is being played out in neighbouring Lebanon and how battlelines are drawn among militia groups there.
Sunni fighters have been preparing to defend Lebanon against Syria's Alawites. They fear the war across the border will spill over - again. Anchal Vohra reports from Tripoli, Lebanon.
Iran's minority Sunni population has received little attention from abroad. That may change in the wake of Wednesday's terror attacks in Tehran, writes Friederike Böge of Germany's Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung.
With Mosul and Raqqa retaken, the fate of "Islamic State's" territorial caliphate is sealed. Yet Loay Mudhoon says that's no reason to give the all clear, as IS is nothing more than a symptom of a crisis of statehood.
The German consulate in Irbil is helping Iraqi refugees overcome bureaucratic obstacles on their way to rejoining family members in Germany. Judit Neurink reports from Irbil.
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