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Middle East

Who are the Kurds?

Living throughout the Middle East, millions of Kurdish people are pursuing recognition and autonomy.

Who are the Kurds?

Turkey attempted coup

Turkey's failed coup attempt: All you need to know

An in-depth look at the key issues surrounding the deadly coup attempt that shook Turkey in July 2016.

Turkey's failed coup attempt: All you need to know

Middle East

Expert discusses Egypt's military operation in Sinai

Al Jazeera's Middle East analyst Yehia Ghanem discusses attacks on the Egyptian soldiers in Sinai peninsula.

Expert discusses Egypt's military operation in Sinai

Israel

What are Israel's goals in West Africa?

Tel Aviv is on a charm offensive in West Africa, taking advantage of Arab absence to court ECOWAS states.

What are Israel's goals in West Africa?

Egypt

What is it like to live under President Sisi?

Since Sisi took office, Egypt has seen scores of activists arrested, more prisons built and ongoing economic turmoil.

What is it like to live under President Sisi?

Middle East

GCC citizens launch petition to end Gulf crisis

Amid GCC rift, citizens across the region demand to be included in 'political decision-making process'.

GCC citizens launch petition to end Gulf crisis

Middle East

Timeline of Qatar-GCC disputes from 1991 to 2017

From border debates to hacking fallout, Gulf neighbours have hit a number of rough patches over the years.

Timeline of Qatar-GCC disputes from 1991 to 2017

Egypt

The lonely pyramids of Giza: Egyptian tourism's decline

The recent Coptic church bombings could further damage the already crippled tourism sector in the country.

The lonely pyramids of Giza: Egyptian tourism's decline

Qatar

Who is Qatar's emir?

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani inherited power from his father in 2013.

Who is Qatar's emir?

UAE

Analysts: Leaks could threaten Emirati diplomacy

Leaked emails point to strong relationship between the UAE and think tanks closely allied to Israel.

Analysts: Leaks could threaten Emirati diplomacy

Yemen

Who benefits from a weak and divided Yemen?

A united Yemen is crucial to deter armed groups and organisations in the country.

Who benefits from a weak and divided Yemen?

French elections 2017

France: Who are Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen?

French voters will choose between two radically different candidates to lead their country.

France: Who are Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen?