Al Jazeera

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 06:14
Germany gives cash incentives to those who will return to Afghanistan but only a few have accepted the deal.
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 06:36
Somali rebel group Al-Shabab has denied claims by the U.S. defence department that more than 150 of its fighters were recently killed in air strikes.
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 06:30
China has hinted that it is planning more global military bases after setting up a logistics centre in Djibouti, a move some analysts view as Beijing's attempt to wield more global influence.
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 06:06
Security cooperation does not just benefit Israel though, which helps explain why Abbas has been so hesitant to end the relationship. By working with the Israelis, Palestinians understand that their best hope for a future state will take convincing Israel that they are capable of overseeing security in the West Bank.
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 06:39
To stabilise Somalia, donors and friends must calibrate their policies. Chief among them is the United States.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 06:55
Turkey has summoned the U.S. ambassador after a U.S. State Department spokesman said Washington did not regard Syria's Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) as a terrorist organisation, a Turkish foreign ministry official said.
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 07:00
This is the season for nostalgia for a time when we once stood together, different people with one cause, armed with nothing but our sheer numbers. If I close my eyes I can still see people clapping to the tune of 'The people want an end to the regime'. There are as many reasons as there are players that led us astray. Yet, the role of regional and international powers is often missing from the discussion.If you thought regional and international interventions began in March 2014, you haven't been paying attention.
Friday, December 18, 2015 - 06:51
The Africa Union has pledged not to allow a "genocide" to take place in Burundi, while a UN human rights assembly has approved a resolution calling for the immediate deployment of experts there to investigate abuses and rein in violence.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 06:25
Police have killed at least three Shia Muslim protesters after opening fire in the northern city of Kaduna, the spokesman for the religious minority in Nigeria said, as activists accused soldiers of having killed hundreds in "a massacre" in a nearby town in recent days.
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 06:41
Saudi Arabia has formed a coalition of 34 mainly Muslim countries - including powers such as Egypt and Turkey - to coordinate a fight against "terrorist organisations".