Rob Matheson


Manchester attack: US paper leaks images of explosive device

The UK government is warning the US against leaking further details from the investigation into the Manchester bombing. British police say the leaks are undermining their inquiry into a network linked to the alleged suicide bomber - Salman Abedi.


Major attacks in UK's recent history

Tuesday's blast at the end of Ariana Grande's concert in the English city of Manchester, which killed at least 22 people, is being described as the biggest attack since the 7/7 London bombings 12 years ago that killed 52 people.

Middle East

Yemen cholera epidemic: the outbreak continues to spread

Aid agencies are warning that cholera could be spiralling out of control in Yemen. More than 300 people have died from the disease this month. Thousands are already sick and hundreds more cases are being reported every day.

Middle East

Yemen suffers another cholera outbreak

The United Nations says more than $1bn of aid promised to Yemen by the international community needs to be delivered immediately, as the country battles another outbreak of cholera.


Serbia to relocate refugees to official centres

Migrants and refugees living in tents in the middle of the Serbian capital are to be moved to official centres around the country by the end of May.

Middle East

Education 'deeply affected' by ongoing war in Yemen

Life is particularly hard for teachers and doctors trying to prepare children for life after the ongoing conflict.

Middle East

Life above the conflict: Cable car links Yemeni mountain villages

Remote mountain villages in Yemen have always struggled to gain access to the basic necessities of life. villagers have recently found an ingenious way to haul up much-needed food and building materials - a cable car.


Greece: May Day rally against more austerity

Thousands of Greek workers have marked International Labour Day by taking to the streets to protest against new looming austerity measures. Greece needs more cash from its creditors to prop up a struggling economy.

Latin America

Venezuelan protesters demand release of political prisoners

Crowds have marched to a military jail in Venezuela, demanding the release of political prisoners and an opposition leader.

Middle East

Iraqi civilians still trapped in Mosul’s old city

Iraqi troops are fighting to retake control of the remainder of Mosul's old city. But ISIL fighters are putting up strong resistance and civilians are still trapped in the area. Al Jazeera’s Rob Matheson reports.

Middle East

Trump orders review on Tehran sanctions

President Donald Trump has ordered a review into whether sanctions against Tehran should be reinstated. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Tehran the world's "leading state-sponsor of terrorism".

Middle East

US attacks Syrian airbase

A few hours ago the US launched dozens of Tomahawk cruise missiles. The US says the target was a Syrian airbase from which the government of Bashar al-Assad launched a chemical weapons attack on its own people last Tuesday.