Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
person > Bassam Haddad
1 - 8
Syria and the US: The complicity of silence
As President Barack Obama begins his second term, will the US continue to give mixed messages about Syria?
Last updated: 30 Jan 2013 19:17 GMT
Syria: Only diplomacy can stop the war
Outside powers should stop military involvement and support new diplomatic initiative.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2012 22:47 GMT
Don't let Syria become Libya
UN Secretary General Kofi Annan must be allowed to mediate a real peace in Syria in lieu of a Libya-style redux.
Last updated: 01 May 2012 17:22 GMT
Dictatorship, military intervention and false binaries in Syria
Any external military intervention would devastate Syria due to intended and unintended consequences, writes scholar.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2012 10:20 GMT
For Syria, what is 'left'?
The brutal crackdown of the past five months cannot be excused by Syria's resistance credentials.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2011 10:55 GMT
The convenience of amnesia among the powerful
The Syrian regime's disregard for historical and contextual applicability to its predicament explains its violence.
Last updated: 03 May 2011 12:43 GMT
Ending Assad's violent crackdown
International action is beginning to take shape, but will it be enough to deter the crackdown on the Syrian protesters?
Last updated: 30 Apr 2011 12:56 GMT
US denies seeking Assad's ouster
State department says it isn't undermining Syria's regime, after WikiLeaks exposed financing of opposition groups.
Samer Araabi and Jim Lobe
Last updated: 19 Apr 2011 14:42 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
Australia: Child refugees' moral 'blackmail'
The rise of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions
Ebola outbreak: We need information, not panic
Moderate or zealot on Israel: No real difference
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Buddhist detox centre
The Wat Tham Krabok monastery is Thailand's largest free drug rehabilitation facility.
join our mailing list
People & Power
Fabulous Picture Show
Frost Over The World
One on One
Counting The Cost
Talk to Al Jazeera
Work for us
Terms & Conditions