Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
person > Linda Norgrove
1 - 4
The hostage rescue dilemma
Sometimes it's less risky to act than not to.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2014 14:11 GMT
A brief history of failed US rescue bids
Time and again special forces have tried to bring back hostages safely but often the missions have been unsuccessful.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2014 20:37 GMT
'Lack of facts' disturbs Petraeus
US general says enhanced video of rescue bid prompted change in explanation for UK aid worker's death in Afghanistan.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2010 19:16 GMT
Petraeus: Norgrove probe a priority
US general says inquiry into death of UK aid worker in Afghanistan is 'personal priority' during talks with British PM.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2010 20:19 GMT
Featured on Al Jazeera
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
'I witnessed the Peshawar massacre'
From Guantanamo to Montevideo and on to Havana
Massimo Di Ricco
Why #illridewithyou is an ill ride
In the UK, we also can't breathe
The Sweden Democrats: A not so Swedish party
Turkey's ultras at the forefront of resistance
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