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Jamal Elshayyal

Politics

Egypt leader's contentious UK visit

Downing Street faces criticism for preventing media from asking Sisi questions after his meeting with Cameron.

Middle East

From Myanmar to Mecca

The peace of Mecca provides a special kind of sanctuary for some escaping violence back home.

Middle East

From Myanmar to Mecca

Rohingya pilgrims consider themselves lucky to be alive and even luckier after making it to Islam's holiest site.

Politics

Did Egyptians vote against their revolution?

Given the tumultuous fervour of the past year, the support shown to an ally of the former president has surprised many.

Politics

Secret files: Gaddafi had spies in rebel camp

Double agents worked the highest levels of the rebel movement, according to intelligence documents found by Al Jazeera.

Politics

Secret files: US officials aided Gaddafi

Al Jazeera uncovers evidence that influential Americans tried to help the now-deposed Libyan leader cling to power.

Middle East

Hajj Diary: Secure supplication

Saudi interior ministry leaves nothing to chance as three million pilgrims converge on Mecca.

Human Rights

Hajj Diary: Arriving in Mecca

An Al Jazeera team follows the annual Islamic Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca.

Middle East

Hajj Diary: Eid reflections

With the hardest parts of the pilgrimage behind, a sense of joy is emerging.

Human Rights

Hajj Diary: Time to head home

Pilgrims head back to Mecca to perform their final circuits of the Kaaba.

Middle East

Hajj Diary: A hard day's work

Meeting those of shared faith from around the world gives pilgrims cause to reflect.