We track four people on their journey.
We speak to Israeli Deputy FM Tzipi Hotovely
Andrew Simmons, a senior Africa correspondent, has more than 20 years of experience in high-profile television news, and is an experienced war correspondent. He has covered Chechnya, the Bosnian conflict and the first Gulf War, during which he spent more than one week in captivity in Basra. More recently, he reported on the revolution in Egypt and the war in Libya. His laurels include two Royal Television Society (RTS) awards.
Sales of weapons in Israel have rocketed and vigilante action raises questions about the accessibility of fire arms.
23 Oct 2015 07:28 GMT | Israel, Gun violence, Israeli–Palestinian conflict, Occupied West Bank, Security
Al Jazeera speaks to some of the families and friends of Palestinian youth who died while launching attacks on Israelis.
20 Oct 2015 03:00 GMT
Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons joined Syrian families on one of the last trains to leave Hungary for Austria and Germany.
12 Sep 2015 19:30 GMT | Europe, Syria, Germany, Hungary, Austria
Village in which US president's father was born hope Barack Obama will visit them on his upcoming trip to Kenya.
Andrew Simmons | 23 Jul 2015 06:08 GMT | Africa, Kenya, Barack Obama
Remote areas in Himalayan nation waiting for aid week after earthquake, as unseasonal rains prompt fear of landslides.
Andrew Simmons | 02 May 2015 08:06 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Asia, Nepal, Earthquake
Once associated with wealth, the shopping complex has become, for many residents in Kenya's capital, a symbol of misery.
Andrew Simmons | 19 Oct 2013 10:58 GMT | Africa
Aleppans want their "lives back". When will that happen? You wouldd have to be brave, or psychic, to hazard a guess.
Andrew Simmons | 17 Nov 2012 02:04 GMT | Middle East
In the bloodied, frenetic mess of a Syrian opposition field hospital, one question emerges: "Where is the world's help?"
Andrew Simmons | 15 Aug 2012 08:38 GMT | Middle East
Hospitals are struggling to deal with the large number of wounded crossing into Rayhanli, on the Turkey-Syria border.
Andrew Simmons | 02 Aug 2012 22:18 GMT | Europe
Once a centre of industry, the city of Chalkida has been brought to its knees by austerity, causing many residents to feel that a far-left party is the only choice for Greece.
Andrew Simmons | 16 Jun 2012 17:08 GMT | Europe
A father and son who always supported Greece's main socialist party are now divided in their allegiances ahead of Sunday's general election.
Andrew Simmons | 15 Jun 2012 17:08 GMT | Europe
We follow the journey of a plastic bottle to find out what it takes to truly recycle the product creating zero waste.
Science & Technology, US & Canada, Environment
A couple working to protect LA communities from gang violence is caught in the crossfire of the US war on gangs.
Politics, Gang violence, US
We taste an array of foods that played a crucial part in integrating Muslim and Jewish communities into British society.
Arts & Culture, United Kingdom, Food
South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians, but is this national obsession with alcohol reversible?
Health, Asia, South Korea