Harry Fawcett

Harry Fawcett

While going in depth into the story-rich, but still somewhat under-reported place that is South Korea, Harry Fawcett also strives to bring comprehensive coverage of what's happening north of the border.

Harry began his career in local radio in the UK, before moving to ITN, and Channel Four News, with a year's freelancing in Australia. 

He joined Al Jazeera in Malaysia in 2008, and for the last few years he has been a regional correspondent covering the Asia-Pacific. 

Middle East

25 years on, Palestinians mourn Hebron mosque killings

West Bank residents mark anniversary attack on Ibrahimi Mosque which deepened divisions and rent city.

25 years on, Palestinians mourn Hebron mosque killings

Middle East

Israel's Labor party fights to stay alive as April polls loom

It hasn't won an election since 1999, and Israeli politics have moved largely to the right since.

Israel's Labor party fights to stay alive as April polls loom

Middle East

Israel PM under rising pressure before parliamentary vote

Benjamin Netanyahu is facing pressure from three corruption cases, as well as a new political challenger, as his Likud Party gears up for the upcoming parliamentary elections.

Israel PM under rising pressure before parliamentary vote

Middle East

Israel ends international observer mission in Hebron

Netanyahu's critics say he Is getting rid of the observers to try and win votes.

Israel ends international observer mission in Hebron

Middle East

Social security tax: Palestinians protest new law

The Palestinian Authority has put its planned social security tax on hold after months of protests.

Social security tax: Palestinians protest new law

Middle East

Palestinians lose eviction appeal in Jerusalem

The property is in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of East Jerusalem, which has long been targeted by Israeli settler groups.

Palestinians lose eviction appeal in Jerusalem

Middle East

Palestinian Authority accused of suppressing freedom of speech

HRW says the PA suppresses dissent and online freedoms.

Palestinian Authority accused of suppressing freedom of speech

Middle East

Israel arrests settler teenagers accused of stoning car

Five students from a religious school are arrested in connection with the death of a Palestinian woman who was killed when her car was attacked near an illegal settlement.

Israel arrests settler teenagers accused of stoning car

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Gaza mourns three boys killed by Israel drone attack

Children aged 13 and 14 killed after Israeli forces bomb area in southeastern Gaza near the fence with Israel.

Gaza mourns three boys killed by Israel drone attack

Middle East

Electricity supply improves in Gaza after two years

How power struggles over Gaza could hurt hopes for better electricity supplies.

Electricity supply improves in Gaza after two years

Middle East

Palestinians in historic town face Israeli gentrification threat

Palestinians say the neglect of the 'jewel in the crown' of an ancient port is a symbol of how they are being squeezed out as rich Israelis and tourists move in.

Palestinians in historic town face Israeli gentrification threat

Palestine

Palestinians in Gaza face mounting mental health crisis

Suffering in silence - suicidal tendencies and depression are among the less obvious scars for Palestinians trying to fight against Israeli occupation.

Palestinians in Gaza face mounting mental health crisis