New Covid-19 cases per day in the Middle East and North Africa since March 1, 2020. Seven-day rolling average, week by week.

New Covid-19 cases per day in the Middle East and North Africa since March 1, 2020. Seven-day rolling average, week by week.

Satellite image showing location of the Nasiriyah chemical weapons site
South Hook gas terminal: two tankers have arrived from Qatar and two more are on the way

Crucial evidence: one of two gas cylinders at the centre of the Douma investigation. Syria claims they have since been destroyed in an Israeli airstrike

Brian Whitaker

Former Middle East editor of the Guardian. Website: www.al-bab.com. Author of 'Arabs Without God'.

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