Activists denounce the UN for ignoring human rights breaches and putting ‘politics before humanity’.
Barbara Bibbo is an Italian journalist who has been living and working in the Middle East for the past 20 years. She has been a producer at Al Jazeera... English between 2008 and 2015, doing extensive research on international issues and world leading figures for the Talk to Al Jazeera show. Barbara started her career in print, as a correspondent for Il Messaggero Veneto, Gulf News and Italian News Agency ANSA from the Gulf region. Her interviews and articles have also appeared or been quoted by El Pais, Repubblica, the New York Review of Books, La Voce di New York, and other publications worldwide.
‘You first’ mentality among foreign powers prolonging devastating conflict that has killed or maimed 12,000 children.
The pontiff lands in Baghdad in highly symbolic visit for dwindling Iraqi Christian communities affected by conflict.
Ten years into Syria’s devastating war, the country’s peace prospects have never been gloomier.
Restoring security in the war-ravaged country where militias control vast territory is the main challenge.
Prince Faisal bin Farhan quashes speculation that Saudi Arabia may be set to establish full diplomatic ties with Israel.
Iranian foreign minister calls on Gulf neighbours to engage with Tehran to fight ‘Israeli terrorism’ in the region.
UN report calls for a stop to 13-year-long Israeli siege that has crippled economic activities in Gaza.
European Commission announces measures to support members states in the fight against the rapidly spreading coronavirus.
The 18-page report presented to reporters on sidelines of the Human Rights Council under way in Geneva.