Ali Younes

Ali Younes

Jordan

Will Jerusalem issue prompt Jordanian policy rethink?

Protesters call for Jordan to sever diplomatic and economic ties with the US and Israel over Trump's Jerusalem move.

Will Jerusalem issue prompt Jordanian policy rethink?

Battle for Jerusalem

Jordanians demand closure of US embassy in Amman

Diverse groups express their anger over US President Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Jordanians demand closure of US embassy in Amman

Jerusalem

Jordan 'humiliated' by Trump's decision on Jerusalem

Jordan's leaders made to feel powerless as President Trump, ignoring warnings, recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Jordan 'humiliated' by Trump's decision on Jerusalem

Yemen

Yemen's Saleh: A political murder mystery

Killing has triggered an avalanche of claims and counterclaims regarding exact circumstances of former leader's killing.

Yemen's Saleh: A political murder mystery

Lebanon

How Ziad Ahmad Itani fell into Mossad's honeytrap

Itani was arrested and charged with spying for Israel on Lebanese journalists, intellectuals, and government ministers.

How Ziad Ahmad Itani fell into Mossad's honeytrap

Libya

African refugees bought, sold and murdered in Libya

Human trafficker tells Al Jazeera that refugees are being bought and sold in Libyan 'slave markets'.

African refugees bought, sold and murdered in Libya

ISIS

Documents reveal how ISIL ran areas under its control

Files obtained by Al Jazeera show further evidence about the structure of the armed group and its level of organisation.

Documents reveal how ISIL ran areas under its control

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia 'must go back to proper religious roots'

Veteran journalist Jamal Khashoggi says the Saudi crown prince should stop treating the Muslim Brotherhood as an enemy.

Saudi Arabia 'must go back to proper religious roots'

United States

Head of US counterterrorism centre to step down

Nicholas Rasmussen, who headed the intelligence organisation for three years, will leave in December.

Head of US counterterrorism centre to step down

Osama bin Laden

CIA secret diary offers insight into bin Laden's mind

Secret journal shows mastermind of September 11, 2001, attacks on US as engaged commentator, not strategic thinker.

CIA secret diary offers insight into bin Laden's mind

Lebanon

Lebanon crisis: Iran-Saudi power struggle over Hariri

Tehran and Riyadh proxies struggle to assert control of Lebanese government after Prime Minister Hariri's resignation.

Lebanon crisis: Iran-Saudi power struggle over Hariri

Politics

Bin Salman and the end of Saudi's consensus rule

Analysts and ex-US intelligence operatives warn of regional instability in wake of crown prince's power consolidation.

Bin Salman and the end of Saudi's consensus rule