REWIND

Iraq After the Americans

Following the US troop withdrawal, Fault Lines went to assess the state of Iraq after nine years of occupation.

Iraq

Saddam's eldest daughter Raghad on most wanted list

The names of 60 individuals including the daughter of late Saddam Hussein, Raghad, are on Iraq's most wanted list.

Saddam's eldest daughter Raghad on most wanted list

Afghanistan

Afghans deported from Europe attacked upon return

Afghans deported and returned from Europe tell Al Jazeera how they are caught in the crossfire amid rising attacks.

Refugees deported by Europe attacked by Taliban, ISIL

Shorts

Growing up too fast in Afghanistan

ISIL killed 14-year-old Khudai's father. Now the survival of his five younger sisters and mother depends on him.

Afghanistan

In case I die: Why Afghans keep notes in their pockets

After the Kabul attack, Afghans tell Al Jazeera how they keep written notes with important information on their person.

In case I die: Why Afghans keep notes in their pockets

Afghanistan

ISIL claims attack on children's charity in Afghanistan

At least three killed and 25 wounded in bomb and gun attack on Save the Children's office in Jalalabad, officials say.

Turkey

What is Russia's end game in Afrin?

Growing US-Kurdish ties and a possible change in Turkey's position on Assad may be behind Moscow's tacit support.

What is Russia's end game in Afrin?

Turkey-Syria border

Tension rises as Turkey sends troops to Syria's Afrin

US urges restraint and France calls Security Council meeting as showdown looms between Turkish troops and Kurdish YPG.

Inside Story

How will new front in Syria war impact US-Turkey ties?

Turkey launches air and ground attacks on US-backed Kurdish fighters in northern Syria.

Middle East

Civilian deaths 'triple' in 2017 US-led anti-ISIL push

Monitor says US-led coalition fighting ISIL in Iraq and Syria killed up to 6,102 civilians in 2017.

Civilian deaths in 2017 US-led anti-ISIL push 'triple'

Turkey-Syria border

Syria threatens to 'destroy' Turkish warplanes

Any Turkish jets or bombers that cross into Syria will be shot down, official says, as Ankara readies Afrin operation.

Syria threatens to 'destroy' Turkish warplanes

Turkey-Syria border

Turkey boosting military presence along border near Syria's Afrin

Turkey is steadily increasing its troop presence near the Kurdish-held border town of Afrin.

Turkey-Syria border

Tillerson denies US plans to form Syria border force

Reported US-initiated Syria border force is 'misportrayed, misdescribed and some people misspoke', top US diplomat says.

Tillerson denies US plans to form Syria border force

Turkey-Syria border

US military: No 'support' for Kurdish YPG in Afrin

US-led coalition forces don't operate in Syria's Kurdish-controlled Afrin after Turkey vows attack, news report says.

US military: No 'support' for Kurdish YPG in Afrin

Turkey-Syria border

Syria: Kurdish civilians fear threat of Turkey offensive

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on the NATO military alliance for support, accusing the US of violating its border.