On the front lines of the African climate change battle
Who's killing Uganda's leading Muslim clerics?
26 Oct 2010 08:56 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, Mexico, United States
In the run-up to US midterm elections set for November 2, immigration reform has become a dominant issue as candidates for congressional positions campaign across the country.
The US has seen a recent surge in anti-immigrant sentiment, especially since Arizona recently made it a crime to be undocumented in the country and empowered police to detain anyone suspected of being illegal.
The new legislation has affected many Hispanic immigrants, which make up the largest ethnic minority group in the country. Franc Contreras reports from Tonatico, a city in Mexico, where many are following the ongoing US political debates to see what type of an impact the election would have on their hopes to migrate across the border for a better life.
Source: Al Jazeera
Feeling pressured to join in violent clashes between pro and anti-government forces, many Burundian children run.
Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict, Africa
Macedonia border closures have left thousands of asylum seekers stranded amid harsh weather.
Human Rights, War & Conflict, Migrants
Sami reindeer herders in Norway fear climate change could force the abandonment of a thousand-year way of life.
Climate SOS, Climate Change, Norway
As climate change talks gear up in Paris, police are cracking down on dissent.
Climate Change, Climate SOS, France
Iraqi PM's comment come after US defence secretary said extra troops will assist forces in fight against ISIL.
War & Conflict, Middle East, ISIL, Iraq, Syria
Qatari-brokered deal secures release of 16 Lebanese security officers seized by Syrian group in exchange for 13 people.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Lebanon, Syria, Nusra Front
We explore the hip side of Congo-Brazzaville with a style icon, a rap artist, a wrestler, and a radio talk show host.
Arts & Culture, Congo, France
Why have we waited so long to acknowledge the real threat of global warming?
Politics, Science & Technology, Environment
Peru's chief drug prosecutor is profiled as she takes on an inventive and ruthless enemy, the cocaine trade.
War & Conflict, Drugs, Latin America
The insatiable appetite for antiques by China's growing nouveau riche is feeding a counterfeit industry.
Asia, China, Business & Economy