The impact of sanctions in Saddam Hussein's Iraq, witnessed by Jeremy Bowen. Read more
Part 9: A Blunt Instrument
The impact of sanctions in Saddam Hussein's Iraq, witnessed by Jeremy Bowen.
Part 10: The Nearness of Death
Jeremy Bowen, the BBC's Middle East correspondent, remembers the day he came under fire.
Part 11: A Strike to the Heart
The impact of 9/11, recalled by Jeremy Bowen in his personal history of the Middle East.
Part 12: The Drums of War
The invasion of Iraq and its fallout, as reported by Jeremy Bowen.
Part 13: The Unravelling
Jeremy Bowen reflects on Iraq's descent into chaos after the US invasion in 2003.
Part 14: Guns and Olive Branches
Jeremy Bowen looks back over the life of the Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat.
Part 15: Missiles and the Ballot Box
Jeremy Bowen looks back over 25 years, covering one of the world's most troubled regions.
Part 16: A Taste of Fire and Smoke
The impact of religious divisions across the Middle East, witnessed by Jeremy Bowen.
Part 17: A Flash of Nail Varnish
Reflections on Iran and its place in the Middle East by Middle East Editor Jeremy Bowen.
Part 18: The Revolving Revolution
The popular revolution in Egypt during the Arab Spring, remembered by Jeremy Bowen.
Part 19: Unfollow the Leader
The overthrow of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi in Libya, remembered by Jeremy Bowen.
Part 20: Crossing the Line
Jeremy Bowen on the dramatic eruption of opposition to the Assad regime in Syria.
Part 21: A Mini World War
Jeremy Bowen considers the many complex layers of war in Syria.
Part 22: Oil and Water
Jeremy Bowen analyses the conflict in Yemen and the role of Saudi Arabia.
Part 23: The New Sultan
Jeremy Bowen on Turkey's dramatic changes under the leadership of Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Part 24: Cruelty Without Borders
BBC Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen looks back on the rise and fall of Islamic State.
Part 25: Through a Glass Darkly
Jeremy Bowen looks at some of the lessons of the past 25 years.