Barnaby Phillips

Barnaby Phillips

"Barnaby Phillips joined Al Jazeera in 2006 and was based in Athens for four years, from where he covered the Greek economic crisis, political upheavals in Turkey, and Kosovo's declaration of independence. While most of his reporting for Al Jazeera has been from Europe, Barnaby has also worked in India, the United States and the Middle East.

Prior to joining Al Jazeera, he spent 15 years with the BBC, reporting mainly from Africa. He lived in Mozambique, Angola, Nigeria and South Africa. Barnaby is currently working on his first book, based on his award-winning film ""Burma Boy"", which he produced for Al Jazeera."

United Kingdom

UK's May to eliminate 'avoidable plastic waste' by 2042

Millions of tonnes of plastics enter the oceans every year, and some take hundreds of years to biodegrade.

UK's May to eliminate 'avoidable plastic waste' by 2042

Europe

Brexit countdown 2018: Weighing tough options

Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips examines many of the questions and dilemmas faced by British politicians that will be answered by the conclusion of Brexit negotiations this new year.

Brexit countdown 2018: Weighing tough options

Iraq

Mosul recovers five months after ISIL defeat

Signs of optimism return to the devastated Iraqi city of Mosul.

Mosul recovers five months after ISIL defeat

Europe

Ten predictions for 2018

From Putin to Saudi-Iran tensions to the royal wedding, here are 10 predictions for what the next 12 months will hold.

Ten predictions for 2018

Europe

Brexit: EU finalises first stage of talks

Theresa May left the US summit early with her job done, but EU remains divided on a number of other contentious issues.

Brexit: EU finalises first stage of talks

Europe

United Kingdom still split over Brexit negotiations

Brexit may have just become even more complicated for Theresa May, but the UK's 'Leaver' camp remains committed.

United Kingdom still split over Brexit negotiations

Brexit

Brexit deal stalls over Ireland border dispute

Britain and the European Union say they are confident of reaching an agreement on Brexit withdrawal terms, despite no deal being announced on Monday.

Brexit deal stalls over Ireland border dispute

Europe

How did UK get involved in the nuclear arms race?

The United Kingdom was the third in the world to obtain nuclear weapons and British scientists played a key role in developing the first atomic devices.

How did UK get involved in the nuclear arms race?

United Kingdom

UK's May slams Trump for posting anti-Muslim videos

British Prime Minister Theresa May has criticised US President Donald Trump for sharing ant-Muslim videos that were posted online by a 'hateful' British far-right group.

UK's May slams Trump for posting anti-Muslim videos

ISIS

Ex-ISIL fighters returning to UK 'a serious danger'

What will happen to the thousands of foreigners, including some from the United Kingdom, who have travelled to fight or support its cause?

Ex-ISIL fighters returning to UK 'a serious danger'

Middle East

How 67 words changed the course of Palestinian history

In the letter, Balfour expressed his support for "the establishment in Palestine of a national home for the Jewish people".

How 67 words changed the course of Palestinian history

United Kingdom

UK makes checking hospital patients' immigration status mandatory

The United Kingdom is making it mandatory for doctors to check patients' immigration status before offering them free healthcare.

UK makes checking hospital patients' immigration status mandatory