Middle East matters

Syria: 'Army of Conquest' makes sweeping gains

This week, we take an in-depth look at the "Army of Conquest" in Syria, a coalition of fighters which has been making sweeping gains and which is understood to be supported by Turkey, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.


Meanwhile, in Egypt, Islamists warn of a backlash after the country's first democratically elected president, Mohammed Morsi, is sentenced to death.

Finally, our reporters head to Jordan, where some 10,000 people are now living at the Azraq camp. In a bid to break the monotony there, a mobile library brings books and tablets to the refugees.

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