US-Taliban talks: Who is Mullah Baradar?

Taliban cofounder turned political chief, Abdul Ghani Baradar has worked in the shadows his entire life.

    The man leading the Taliban delegation in Qatar is Abdul Ghani Baradar.

    He was the right-hand man of leader Mullah Omar and led many operations for the Taliban until he was captured in 2010.

    Al Jazeera's Charlotte Bellis reports on Baradar.


    FGM: The last cutting season

    FGM: The last cutting season

    Maasai women are spearheading an alternative rite of passage that excludes female genital mutilation.

    'No girl is safe': The mothers ironing their daughters' breasts

    Victims of breast ironing: It felt like 'fire'

    Cameroonian girls are enduring a painful daily procedure with long lasting physical and psychological consequences.

    Could mega-dams kill the mighty River Nile?

    Could mega-dams kill the mighty River Nile?

    For Ethiopia, a new dam holds the promise of much-needed electricity; for Egypt, the fear of a devastating water crisis.