Middle East


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Locust invasions compound Arab region’s coronavirus woes

  • Swarms of locusts have invaded 23 countries across East Africa, Middle East and South Asia this year
  • The worst infestation of desert locusts in decades threatens livelihoods and food supplies of millions
By Jumana Khamis ·

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How conflicts turned the Middle East into an organ-trafficking hotspot

By EMINA OSMANDZIKOVIC ·

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Khojir and Natanz explosions wreck Iran’s strategy of deception

By Christopher Hamill-Stewart ·

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Has coronavirus killed off shisha cafes forever?

By Caline Malek ·