Sunni and Shia Muslims observe the event differently.
10 Oct 2016 20:57 GMT | Ashura 2016, Middle East, Religion
Iraqis from across the country express their opinions about the US military withdrawal.
21 Dec 2011 07:56 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Turkey
Regional tour hopes to raise awareness for displaced families.
20 Mar 2008 10:20 GMT | Arts & Culture, Middle East, Iraq, Syria's Civil War
The Palestinian refugees are the native Arab inhabitants of historic Palestine, which today is comprised of Israel proper, the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
Abdul-Ilah As-Saadi | 09 Dec 2003 12:01 GMT
The question of Palestinian refugees has been one of the core issues facing negotiators in the Middle East peace process.
Abdul-Ilah As-Saadi | 09 Dec 2003 11:32 GMT
Rio de Janeiro favela residents rally against police brutality, corruption, impunity and ruthless state oppression.
Brazil, Favelas, Latin America
We investigate Colombia's backstreet cosmetic surgery trade and the scams that leave victims scarred for life.
Colombia, Latin America, Health
"The most predictable aspect of Trump is unpredictability. I think it's dangerous, very dangerous," says Noam Chomsky.
United States, Donald Trump
Persecuted Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar face a dangerous journey on their way to freedom in Thailand and Malaysia.