In brief

UN says Taliban must stop targeting protesters and journalists

Islamists thrashed in Morocco election

German president pays tribute to immigrant communities at ceremony

20 years post 9/11: Americans less positive about civil liberties

UK MI5 boss warns of Afghanistan "morale boost" for extremists

Lebanon forms new government, 1st in over a year

Security high in Paris as 2015 jihadist attacks trial begins

IAEA says Iran is stonewalling as talks on nuclear deal hang in balance

Syrian refugees tortured, raped and missing after returning home, Amnesty says

Taliban name new Afghan government, interior minister on U.S. sanctions list

Looming Moroccan election reveals parliament's dimming sway

U.S. and Qatar hold crisis talks as Taliban claims to control all of Afghanistan

Trial of alleged mastermind of 9/11 resumes, days before 20th anniversary

Islamists' grip on power at stake in lacklustre Morocco election

From Moria's ashes, a UN logbook shows Lesbos camp trauma

Guantanamo, where the "war on terror" drags on in military court

Afghan resistance calls for ceasefire as Taliban tighten control of Panjshir

Islamic State menace rebounds in Afghanistan

US: British IS "Beatles" suspect Alexanda Kotey pleads guilty over role in beheadings

Foreign aid groups in Afghanistan navigate Taliban rule

Indian Kashmir lockdown extended after separatist icon Syed Ali Geelani's death

U.S. drone strike wiped out Kabul family, brother says

What next for Kabul's airport?

"Congratulations to Afghanistan" - Taliban celebrate departure of last US troops

Fear and acceptance mix in cradle of Tunisian revolution

Egypt's Mo Salah absent as World Cup Africa group qualifiers kick off

Rare meeting between Palestinian President Abbas and Israeli defence minister

Rockets target Kabul airport as U.S. forces rush to complete Afghan pullout

Taliban to allow foreign nationals and Afghans with travel authorisation to leave Afghanistan

Biden due to talk Iran with Israel's Bennett, after Afghan bombing delay

Amnesty International slams Tunisia travel bans

Biden presidency shaken to core by Kabul bombings

Gunmen release dozens of Nigerian students abducted in May

What is the Islamic State threat in Afghanistan?

Palestinians forge grassroots campaign against wildcat Eviatar settlement

Afghan Paralympians evacuated and safe: IPC

"Catastrophic" pollution plagues Libya beaches

Afghans race to flee Taliban after Biden confirms airlift deadline

Voice of jihad: spotlight on Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid

Tunisia's President Saied indefinitely extends suspension of parliament

Pakistan Foreign Minister Mahmood Qureshi urges Afghan political agreement

Germany says firefight involving Western forces erupts at Kabul Airport

Israeli jets hit Hamas targets after confrontations at Gaza border

Israel starts COVID-19 antibody testing for children three and older

Graft and security issues feed the trade in Iraq's past

Taliban flags proliferate as Afghan tricolour becomes resistance symbol

Biden says "discussions" under way on possible extension of Afghanistan evacuation

Taliban kill relative of DW journalist in Afghanistan

Israel tightens restrictions as COVID-19 cases surge

Iranian fuel tanker heads for crisis-hit Lebanon, says Hezbollah

Amid scattered Afghan protests, UN warns Taliban preparing to round up opponents

Two-thirds of Germans surveyed fear major influx of Afghan refugees