- As the world retreats from globalisation, the system needs a new enforcer if it is not to fracture and fragment, argues Philip Stephens.
- Israelis are watching nervously as Islamist fighters draw closer to the Golan border.
- Tens of thousands of refugees are fleeing war-torn eastern Ukraine and heading to remote parts of Russia.
- Many would-be jihadis who left the UK to fight alongside Isis militants are starting to feel homesick, according to a professor at a London university.
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