Syria's Civil War

Six years on: The price of saying 'no' to Assad

Al Jazeera speaks to three Syrians whose lives have been forever changed since the 2011 uprising began.

Six years on: The price of saying 'no' to Assad

Darfur

Sudan's Omar al-Bashir pardons 259 rebels

Move comes after insurgents released 125 soldiers who fought in Darfur conflict that killed 300,000 people since 2003.

Sudan's Omar al-Bashir pardons 259 rebels

Middle East

Yemen army claims control of port city of Mokha

Army forces enter southwestern port city of Mokha, as dozens of families flee ongoing clashes and bombardments.

Yemen army claims control of port city of Mokha

Humanitarian crises

Outrage after UN blocks South Sudan arms embargo

Resolution's backers slam Security Council's move as a failure to help curb conflict amid fears of potential genocide.

Outrage after UN blocks South Sudan arms embargo

War

Yemen: Arab coalition to stop using UK cluster bombs

Announcement comes after British defence minister admits coalition used UK-supplied munitions during the 20-month war.

Yemen: Arab coalition to stop using UK cluster bombs

Middle East

Syria suspends evacuation of eastern Aleppo

Tens of thousands of people remain in rebel-held parts of Aleppo as Syrian official cites "obstructions" of deal.

Middle East

Thousands trapped as Aleppo evacuation moves slowly

Tens of thousands of Syrians still waiting to leave from east Aleppo as part of rebels' deal with government.

Thousands trapped as Aleppo evacuation moves slowly

Battle for Aleppo

US, Russia to 'continue discussions' on Aleppo

US State Department confirms Kerry and Lavrov met but no agreement on ceasefire or civilian evacuation was reached.

Aleppo: No deal reached between US and Russia

Iraq

Iraqi army denies bombing civilians in ISIL-held Qaim

Military claims air strikes killed ISIL foreign fighters, accusing media and politicians of aiding propaganda effort.

Iraqi army denies bombing civilians in ISIL-held Qaim

Battle for Aleppo

Assad: Capturing Aleppo 'huge step' to end Syria's war

Syrian president rejects opposition ceasefire offer as his army tightens the noose on rebel-held part of the key city.

Battle for Mosul

Iraqi army mistakenly bombs civilians in ISIL-held city

Iraqi air force kills at least 52 civilians waiting for salaries in western city of al-Qaim with dozens of others hurt.

Battle for Mosul

Iraq army launches assault on vital Mosul bridge

After weeks of close-quarter combat, Iraqi soldiers aim to sever important ISIL fighter route over the Tigris River.

Inside Story

Who's benefiting from the war industry?

The United States remains the world's dominant weapons dealer despite a fall in sales.

Battle for Mosul

New UN tally shows spike in casualties in Iraq

Deaths of civilians, security forces, and Peshmerga fighters are all on the rise amid ferocious battles for Mosul.

New UN tally shows spike in casualties in Iraq

Battle for Aleppo

Russia says no intention of stopping Aleppo air raids

Foreign minister vows to clear Syrian city of "terrorists" while working with Turkey for increased humanitarian access.

Russia vows to save Aleppo from 'terrorists'