Karim Haddad

US Elections 2016

Mixed fortunes and racial disparity along the Mississippi

Voters along the Mississippi River share their hopes and concerns before the US presidential election.

Poverty & Development

In Pictures: Surf's up in Haiti, dude

Not many see Haiti as tourist haven, but work is under way to attract surfers to a destination with alternative flair.

Humanitarian crises

In Pictures: The toll on Gaza's children

After losing their homes and watching family members die, many children in Gaza require psychological support.

Poverty & Development

In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight

Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.

In Pictures

In Pictures: Libya migrants languish in camps

Detained migrants complain of mistreatment and discrimination, while guards cite lack of resources.


Keeping up with the Gaddafis

Leaked diplomatic cables tell a tale of sibling rivalry, private armies and multi-million dollar parties.


A message to Obama

Egyptian-Americans call on Obama to stand firmly on the side of the Egyptian people.


Egyptian-Americans hold rallies

Standing in solidarity with those back home, people across the US organise protests against the Egyptian president.