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
The poignant stories of Palestinian prisoners in Israel and the effects of imprisonment on them and their families.
Israel, Palestine, Human Rights
We analyse how populist far-right movements are challenging the promise of an integrated union.
A group of exonerated death row survivors called the 'Resurrection Club' fights to abolish the death penalty in the US.
Human Rights, Politics, US & Canada
We tell the story of Mouawiya Syasneh, the boy whose anti-Assad graffiti lit the spark that engulfed Syria.
War & Conflict, Syria's Civil War