Ayse Alibeyoglu

Ayse Alibeyoglu

US & Canada

Obama retains battleground state of Virginia

Voters in key swing state brave "terrible lines" and frigid temperatures in order to cast their ballot in US election.

Obama retains battleground state of Virginia

Politics

Police violence marks Malaysia reform rally

Thousands of demonstrators demanding free and fair elections met with tear gas and water cannon in capital Kuala Lumpur.

Police violence marks Malaysia reform rally

Politics

Israel under fire over flotilla warning

Security cabinet "rethinking" threat to punish journalists covering upcoming bid to break the blockade of Gaza.

Israel under fire over flotilla warning

Israel

From street seller to global statesman

For those living in the Istanbul neighbourhood where Recep Tayyip Erdogan grew up, Turkey's leader is still "one of us".

From street seller to global statesman

Politics

Euphoria and reflection in Istanbul

While crowds celebrate the ruling party's success and a vibrant expression of Turkish democracy, others see tests ahead.

Euphoria and reflection in Istanbul

Middle East

Israel razes Negev village again

Witness talks of "unnecessary force" in demolition of Bedouin homes.

Israel razes Negev village again