||BBC News - Middle East
|Eyes on the prize|
The mosque, with its famous leaning minaret, is where IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi proclaimed the creation of a new "caliphate" in 2014.
|Saving Syria's heritage|
Archaeologists begin work on an innovative solution which enables them to trace precious artefacts.
Narges Kalbasi Ashtari is barred from leaving India amid a court battle over the death of a child.
|Running for their lives|
BBC Arabic's Janay Boulos reports on the perils of being smuggled over the Syrian-Turkish border.
Six years on, more people are going to die in a war that has changed but not ended, says Jeremy Bowen.
|How can I help?|
The UN warns that the world is facing its largest humanitarian crisis since 1945. Here's how you can help.
|Six years, six phases|
As the conflict in Syria is passing enters its seventh year, Tim Eaton explains six ways it has changed.