Neave Barker

Neave Barker

"Neave Barker is Al Jazeera's correspondent based in Moscow. He has reported extensively across Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and beyond. During the Russia-Georgia conflict of August 2008, Neave provided up-to-the minute analysis of diplomatic developments from the Russian capital. He has interviewed a range of key figures on a number of defining issues, including Hans Blix, the former UN weapons inspector; Marti Ahtisaari, the UN special envoy to Kosovo; and the prime ministers of Hungary and Russia. He was short-listed for an International Broadcasters Association Award for his work on Moscow's homeless."

Europe

Brexit: UK-EU talks move to next phase

A deal has been agreed between the UK and the European Union, allowing Brexit negotiations to move on to the next stage, pending a vote in the European Parliament.

Brexit: UK-EU talks move to next phase

Europe

Northern Ireland deadlock amid Irish language dispute

Power has been shared in Belfast between pro-British unionists and Irish republicans who want Ireland to be one nation.

Northern Ireland deadlock amid Irish language dispute

Middle East

Iran-Iraq quake: Tehran declares national day of mourning

Tuesday has been declared a national day of mourning in Iran for hundreds of people killed in Sunday's earthquake that also devastated parts of bordering Iraq.

Iran-Iraq quake: Tehran declares national day of mourning

Europe

Boris Johnson says sorry for blunder over Briton jailed in Iran

The UK's Foreign Secretary has apologised for causing distress to a British citizen jailed in Iran, and her family.

Boris Johnson says sorry for blunder over Briton jailed in Iran

Politics

Scandals facing UK Tories: Sexual harassment, secret Israel deals

The British government is struggling to contain a series of scandals that threaten to further weaken Prime Minister Theresa May's leadership.

Scandals facing UK Tories: Sexual harassment, secret Israel deals

Arts & Culture

Six finalists vie for UK's most prestigious architecture award

Six finalists are vying for the UK's most prestigious architecture award. Every year, the Royal Institute of Architects (RIBA) Stirling Prize recognises the building that has made the greatest contribution to the evolution of the craft.

Six finalists vie for UK's most prestigious architecture award

Women's Rights

UK supreme court hears challenge to N Ireland abortion laws

A legal battle is under way in the UK's highest court over Northern Ireland's strict abortion laws.

UK supreme court hears challenge to N Ireland abortion laws

Catalonia

Spain prepares to suspend Catalonia's autonomy over secession bid

The Spanish central government in Madrid is preparing to suspend Catalonia's autonomy after Catalan leaders ignored a final deadline to drop secession plans.

Spain prepares to suspend Catalonia's autonomy over secession bid

Europe

UK's 'brutalist' architecture is back in vogue

In the UK relics of a controversial form of architecture known as 'brutalism' are being protected from demolition.

UK's 'brutalist' architecture is back in vogue

Europe

Italy's high-end fashion brands help restore Roman monuments

Some of the biggest names in Italian fashion are helping to restore ancient Roman monuments to their former glory. The government is turning to private businesses to help pay for the huge cost of renovating sites such as the Colosseum.

Italy's high-end fashion brands help restore Roman monuments

Europe

UK handles stranded passengers after Monarch Airlines collapses

The UK is trying to arrange flights for about 110,000 stranded passengers after the carrier Monarch was placed into administration. With about 2,000 staff, it is the biggest airline to have collapsed in the UK.

UK handles stranded passengers after Monarch Airlines collapses

Europe

'Kleptocracy tour' highlights London money-laundering

It's the side of London many prefer to ignore. Anti-corruption campaigners in the British capital have organised a bus tour designed to expose money-laundering by foreigners.

'Kleptocracy tour' highlights London money-laundering