Alan Fisher

Alan Fisher

Middle East

UAE 'trying' to silence Al Jazeera

The UAE is reportedly running a lobbying campaign in Washington, DC, using a law firm to influence people working for members of the US Congress.

UAE 'trying' to silence Al Jazeera

Asia

Afghanistan elections: US calls for transparent process

US calls for credible and transparent presidential elections in Afghanistan following the collapse of peace talks with the Taliban.

Afghanistan elections: US calls for transparent process

Latin America

Bahamas: Volunteers set up temporary clinic

Clinic set up by volunteers from International Medical Corps aims to prevent post-hurricane diseases.

Bahamas: Volunteers set up temporary clinic

Latin America

Bahamas aftermath: Aid resumes as second storm passes

Many families hoping things will start improving before end of year.

Bahamas aftermath: Aid resumes as second storm passes

Bahamas

Hurricane-hit Bahamas faces new tropical storm warning

Prime minister says he hopes the potential storm will cause few problems - but people are prepared.

Hurricane-hit Bahamas faces new tropical storm warning

Bahamas

Hurricane-hit Bahamas: International aid assist victims

The international community is doing what it can to provide everyday items to help the Bahamas rebuild the lives torn apart by the storm.

Hurricane-hit Bahamas: International aid assist victims

US & Canada

New US gun law may allow firearm seizures

National inaction has moved individual states to push forward with their own gun laws.

New US gun law may allow firearm seizures

US & Canada

US marks 400 years since first Africans arrived as slaves

Slave trade leaves bitter legacy for African Americans and still mars race relations in US.

US marks 400 years since first Africans arrived as slaves

US & Canada

Only Native American running for US presidency

Mark Charles, running as an Independent, among those highlighting importance of Native American rights in US election campaigning.

Only Native American running for US presidency

US & Canada

US weakens endangered species' protection for oil companies

Environmentalists say polar bears and arctic seals could be among those at risk from the new regulations.

US weakens endangered species' protection for oil companies

US & Canada

US president lauds his administration's environmental record

Despite being a climate sceptic, Trump claims the US's environmental record has improved on his watch

US president lauds his administration's environmental record

US & Canada

US politicians say Texas migrant detention centres 'horrifying'

Customs and Border Patrol have dismissed reports of overcrowding and dangerous conditions.

US politicians say Texas migrant detention centres 'horrifying'