Al Jazeera

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 08:16
Colombia's Marxist FARC fighters have apologised for the "great pain" they caused by kidnapping thousands of people to finance half a century of conflict.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 07:53
Thirteen anti-slavery activists in Mauritania on trial for "rebellion and use of violence" told a court on Monday that they had been tortured during their detention, their lawyer said.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 06:57
Zambian police have arrested 133 people protesting against the re-election of President Edgar Lungu after his main opponent Hakainde Hichilema said the vote was rigged, a senior police officer said.
Monday, August 15, 2016 - 06:39
Jean-Pierre is one of an unknown number of children from the East African nation of Burundi who were forced to become fighters after a political crisis broke out last April. So far, more than 400 people have died in violence, while more than 260,000 have fled to neighbouring countries as refugees.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 06:18
U.N. Ambassador Samantha Power's trip to Cameroon's front lines in the war against Boko Haram has started horrifically as an armoured Jeep in her motorcade struck and killed a young boy who darted on to the road.
Friday, April 15, 2016 - 06:32
The United Nations is withholding more than 40 new cases of sexual violence by peacekeepers in the Central African Republic (CAR) in direct contravention of its promise to disclose all information to the public, an NGO has said.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 06:17
Lobby group says U.N. has failed to investigate alleged crimes committed by peacekeepers and is unable to be impartial.
Friday, April 8, 2016 - 06:30
Japan should accentuate its strengths and continue the current diplomatic uptick which aligns with Africa's growth.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 06:44
As his party triumphed in a snap parliamentary vote, Kazakhstan's ageing President Nursultan Nazarbayev said his oil-rich nation may become a parliamentary republic - apparently with his daughter at the helm.
Monday, March 21, 2016 - 06:59
Voting is under way in the oil-rich former Soviet republic of Kazakhstan in an early parliamentary election expected to provide a commanding majority for long-serving President Nursultan Nazarbayev as the economy struggles.