Farah Najjar

Farah Najjar

Farah Najjar is an online producer at Al Jazeera English covering the Middle East region.

Syria's War

'I can't express what I saw': Children killed in Idlib air raid

Activists say several civilians killed on Tuesday as government-led attacks intensify in Idlib, Hama provinces.

'I can't express what I saw': Children killed in Idlib air raid

ISIS/ISIL

Anatomy of a 'caliphate': The rise and fall of ISIL

Despite the end of ISIL's territorial rule, the armed group is likely to remain a force in the region, experts say.

Anatomy of a 'caliphate': The rise and fall of ISIL

Arab League

EU-Arab League summit in Egypt is 'insignificant, ceremonial'

The meeting of leaders from the EU and the Arab League in Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh will likely be fruitless, experts say.

EU-Arab League summit in Egypt is 'insignificant, ceremonial'

ISIS/ISIL

Burden of victory: What should happen to European ISIL prisoners?

Fate of more than 1,000 European ISIL prisoners, detained by Kurdish forces in northern Syria, hangs in the balance.

Burden of victory: What should happen to European ISIL prisoners?

Lebanon

Meet one of Lebanon's smallest Syrian refugee communities

Some 42 Syrian refugees in Mount Lebanon's snowy terrain await winter's end without access to aid.

Meet one of Lebanon's smallest Syrian refugee communities

Middle East

'We hardly ever leave': Life in Lebanon's border town of Arsal

Like thousands of other Syrian refugees, Ahmed Bareesh's family endures hardships in Arsal, once an ISIL stronghold.

'We hardly ever leave': Life in Lebanon's border town of Arsal

Lebanon

'Abandoned, forgotten': Syrian refugees plead for help in Arsal

Refugees struggle to cope as conditions worsen in Lebanon's Arsal, an isolated border town once a stronghold of ISIL.

'Abandoned, forgotten': Syrian refugees plead for help in Arsal

Middle East

In Lebanon's storm-hit camps, Syrians help with relief aid

Syrians help with aid distributions for vulnerable refugee living in camps across Bekaa Valley as more rains hit region.

In Lebanon's storm-hit camps, Syrians help with relief aid

Syrian Refugees

Lebanon's Syrian refugee camps battered by winter storms

Harsh winter weather creates havoc across Lebanon's Syrian refugee camps as more rain and snowfall is expected.

Lebanon's Syrian refugee camps battered by winter storms

Syria's War

'Can't feel my feet anymore': Syrian refugees brave harsh weather

Refugees in Lebanon say they have received little help as rains and flooding have submerged their settlements.

'Can't feel my feet anymore': Syrian refugees brave harsh weather

Lebanon

Lebanon: Syrian refugees endure more floods from new storm

Refugees seek shelter in incomplete housing units, garages or evacuated schools after Storm Norma hit last week.

Lebanon: Syrian refugees endure more floods from new storm

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Palestinians vow hunger strikes if Israel worsens jail conditions

Detainees say Israeli proposals, including water rations and limits on family visits, are a 'declaration of war'.

Palestinians vow hunger strikes if Israel worsens jail conditions