Ted Regencia

Ted Regencia is an online journalist with Al Jazeera English. He has covered US politics and foreign affairs in the Asia-Pacific region. He is also interested in issues related to Iran. He is a graduate of Columbia Journalism School in New York. Follow him on Twitter: @tedregencia.


Tehran attack: Targeting Iran's national symbols

President Rouhani calls for unity to fight terror, but Revolutionary Guard vows 'revenge' after attack killed 12 people.

Middle East

Qatar-Gulf rift: The Iran factor

Saudi-led severance of diplomatic ties with Qatar tests unity among GCC members as leaders call for dialogue.


The battle for Marawi: Confusion and contradictions

President Rodrigo Duterte contradicts own military by saying siege in Mindanao is the handiwork of ISIL.


Will Iranians re-elect Rouhani?

Rouhani's pulled Iran out of stifling sanctions but has yet to deliver on wider political, economic and social reforms.

Middle East

First Tehran marathon: 'Let's build bridges, not walls'

Over a thousand runners from more than 50 countries including the US, UK expected to join 42km April 7 race in Iran.


Is Trump leading the US on a warpath with Iran?

Washington and Tehran dial up war of words as risk of another military action in the Middle East rises.

Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte: 'I will kill more if only to get rid of drugs'

Philippine leader says he will ask military to help in anti-drug war as rights group reveals police abuses.

Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte's drug war: Death toll goes past 6,000

More than 1,000 people have been killed every month during the first six months of Duterte’s term.

Rodrigo Duterte

Philippines: Death toll in Duterte's war on drugs

Police records and data gathered by Al Jazeera show close to 6,000 killed since new president took office on June 30.

Rodrigo Duterte

Philippines: Who's liable for the mounting death toll?

President Rodrigo Duterte defends law enforcers from allegations of human rights abuses during police operations.

Human Rights

Interactive: The refugee crisis beyond Europe

Before Europe declared a "refugee crisis" in 2015, millions around the world had faced years of displacement.

Asia Pacific

Philippines: Victims oppose Duterte on Marcos burial

Victims of the former dictator oppose President Rodrigo Duterte's plan to bury him at the national heroes' cemetery.