With ISIL moving towards urban warfare, serious questions regarding the efficacy of the US-led strat
24 Sep 2014 10:50 GMT | War & Conflict, Politics, US & Canada, Iran, Iraq
On the campaign trail, Assad can only offer an exhausted and bleeding Syrian public a pyrrhic victory.
13 May 2014 08:33 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Iran, Iraq, Russia
Had Assad declined to run for a third term, he'd have shown that the country's future is more important than one man.
28 Apr 2014 10:25 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Iran, Russia, Saudi Arabia
The protests in Egypt and the rest of the Muslim world over remarks made by Pope Benedict XVI, who implicitly linked Islam and violence, particularly in regard to jihad have still not abated.
Fawaz Gerges | 27 Sep 2006 19:25 GMT
How a new ultrasound treatment allows surgery without scalpels for those suffering from an "essential tremor".
Health, Science & Technology, United States
Al Jazeera tells the story of the caliphate providing a fascinating insight into past empires and present-day politics.
What is the true price of gold? We investigate the devastating impact of illegal gold mining in the rainforests of Peru.
Science & Technology, Peru, Environment
A look at one of the most controversial walls in the world today.
Middle East, Palestine, Occupied West Bank