We track four people on their journey.
We explore the new US-Cuba relationship
Christopher True is an editor for the Al Jazeera English website
As protesters gathered to demonstrate against president's election victory, authorities were leaving nothing to chance.
07 Mar 2012 08:03 GMT | Europe
Moscow residents tell Al Jazeera which candidates they preferred in the poll for next leader of the nation.
04 Mar 2012 16:09 GMT | Politics
Opposition members hope a victory for Vladimir Putin will allow him to reconsider policy towards Damascus.
04 Mar 2012 07:47 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, China, Jordan, Libya
In a country where corruption is endemic, many supporters see billionaire presidential candidate as "honest".
Christopher True | 03 Mar 2012 15:43 GMT | Europe
With a male life expectancy of 62 and a shrinking population, Russia's demographic decline has become an election issue.
Christopher True | 02 Mar 2012 19:24 GMT | Russia, United Kingdom
Several candidates running for Russia's presidential election are seeking to exploit growing nationalistic sentiments.
Christopher True | 01 Mar 2012 10:44 GMT | Politics, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Germany, Russia
Protesters at pro-Putin and opposition rallies tell Al Jazeera what they hope to achieve.
Christopher True | 29 Feb 2012 16:15 GMT | Politics, Europe, Russia
With little changed since December's disputed poll, the advantages appear stacked in favour of a Putin presidency.
Christopher True | 26 Feb 2012 08:16 GMT
The top read news stories of 2010 show our readers are still drawn to what we do best, delivering hard-hitting news.
Christopher True | 26 Dec 2010 11:31 GMT
Potkin Azarmehr tells Al Jazeera that media reports on Iran are the 'tip of the iceberg'.
Christopher True | 25 Jul 2009 10:46 GMT | Politics
Ex-UK ambassador to US, economics professor and Republican on the new president.
Christopher True | 06 Nov 2008 11:44 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, United States
We travel to remote Manus Island in Papua New Guinea to investigate Australia's refugee detention programme.
Refugees, Papua New Guinea, Australia
In an ancient city torn apart by modern conflict, can food help to bridge political and religious divisions?
Arts & Culture, Middle East, Jerusalem
We look at the Taliban threat and the future of Afghan journalism; plus, Davos - global news event or PR exercise?
Media, Afghanistan, Taliban
We speak to the former UN chief weapons inspector, and ask Noam Chomsky about the US presidential election.
Politics, United States, North Korea