Farah Najjar

Farah Najjar

Farah Najjar is an online producer at Al Jazeera English. 

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Village demolition based on Israel's 'racist' plan

Israel has been terrorising Palestinians in Umm al-Hiran in an effort to accelerate demolition plans, residents say.

Village demolition based on Israel's 'racist' plan

Lebanon

Scrapping of Lebanon rape law 'is one small step'

Activists and lawyers say more is still needed to protect women's rights in the country.

Scrapping of Lebanon rape law 'is one small step'

Middle East

Africa-Israel summit 'justifies colonialism, apartheid'

The forthcoming summit is likely to increase Israel's influence in the UN and the African continent, Palestinians say.

Africa-Israel summit 'justifies colonialism, apartheid'

Libya

Libya mired in 'culture of impunity'

In wake of recent killings, Libyan activist Ahmed el-Gasir speaks with Al Jazeera about the country's security failures.

Libya mired in 'culture of impunity'

Israel

Has Israel's security apparatus failed?

Analysts say latest attacks in Israel and the occupied territories have exposed the cracks in Israel's security system.

Has Israel's security apparatus failed?

Middle East

What will post-ISIL Mosul look like?

Now that Iraq’s second-largest city has been retaken from the armed group, fears are mounting of intra-militia fighting.

What will post-ISIL Mosul look like?

Middle East

As ISIL's 'caliphate' crumbles, its ideology remains

Analysts say the end of the self-proclaimed caliphate's territorial rule 'does not mean the end of ISIL'.

As ISIL's 'caliphate' crumbles, its ideology remains

Interactive

GCC Crisis: Who’s who?

Despite ongoing mediation efforts to resolve the latest Gulf rift, the key players involved have various stances.

GCC Crisis: Who’s who?

Middle East

Egypt: Crackdown continues amid controversial land deal

Blocking of websites is part of a campaign to silence public dissent before presidential elections, analysts say.

Egypt: Crackdown continues amid controversial land deal

Egypt

Why is Egypt's new NGO law controversial?

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi signed a law that heavily restricts the operations of more than 47,000 NGOs.

Why is Egypt's new NGO law controversial?

Jerusalem

Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

No country in the world recognises Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

Palestine

Palestinian basic rights 'not on the agenda' for Trump

As US President Donald Trump arrives in Israel, analysts say efforts to revive peace talks are a 'charade'.

Palestinian basic rights 'not on the agenda' for Trump