Explore the origins and evolution of ISIL
'Miners Shot Down' wins Emmy for best documentary
27 Aug 2013 13:29 GMT | Middle East, Iraq
About 40,000 Syrian refugees fled to northern Iraq last week, adding to 160,000 other refugees already in the region.
Al Jazeera's Imran Khan reports on their plight from the Domiz camp in the Kurdish province of Dohuk.
Source: Al Jazeera
US Secretary of State says Obama administration believes Syrian regime was behind last Wednesday's attack near Damascus.
Politics, Middle East, US & Canada, Syria, United States
Visits to sites of suspected poision-gas attacks on the agenda, a day after the team came under sniper fire in Damascus.
Politics, Middle East, Syria
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Despite rain, worshippers gather to greet Pope Francis on his visit to Kenya and attend mass.
Africa, Kenya, Pope Francis
On Pope Francis's visit to Kenya, rights activists question Church stance on reproductive rights.
How Russia inadvertently promoted Georgian wine in the West.
Politics, Business & Economy, Europe
Despite vehicle donations and purchases during the Ebola epidemic, many patients still struggle to reach a hospital.
Health, Africa, Ebola
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov's announcement comes amid continuing tension over downing of Russian warplane by Turkey.
Russia, Middle East, Europe, Turkey, Turkey-Syria border
At least 10 people die after blast rocks procession of followers marching from Kano to Zaria in northwest Nigeria.
Africa, Security, Nigeria, Boko Haram
The insatiable appetite for antiques by China's growing nouveau riche is feeding a counterfeit industry.
Asia, China, Business & Economy
Bollywood actor Aamir Khan faces backlash over what he describes as growing intolerance and insecurity in India.
Politics, Arts & Culture, Asia
Ibrahim Boubacar Keita discusses the Bamako hotel attack, what his government plans to do next and the volatile north.
Politics, Mali, War & Conflict
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests