Jihan Abdalla

Jihan Abdalla

Latin America

Bolivia: Morales names MAS party candidates for May election

Ex-Economy Minister Catacora and ex-Foreign Minister Choquehuanca to each run for president and vice president.

Bolivia: Morales names MAS party candidates for May election

Palestine

Jeopardy!: Church of Nativity clue 'flawed', aired due to 'error'

Quiz show caused outrage after a contestant was told she was wrong for saying the Church of Nativity was in Palestine.

Jeopardy!: Church of Nativity clue 'flawed', aired due to 'error'

Jair Bolsonaro

One year under Brazil's Bolsonaro: 'What we expected him to be'

The Brazilian president faces a tough second year after leaving his own party and his policies in the Amazon rainforest.

One year under Brazil's Bolsonaro: 'What we expected him to be'

United States

Rights groups slam Trump's anti-Semitism executive order

Critics say executive order violates free speech rights on college campuses and unfairly targets the BDS movement.

Rights groups slam Trump's anti-Semitism executive order

Mexico

AMLO's first year: Concern over security and economy looms

A year into his administration, his successes are being overshadowed by gang violence, a persistent issue in Mexico.

AMLO's first year: Concern over security and economy looms

Evo Morales

Shortages grip Bolivia as government struggles to contain unrest

Roadblocks by pro-Morales protesters have caused food and fuel shortages, putting pressure on the interim government.

Shortages grip Bolivia as government struggles to contain unrest

Bolivia

Bolivia's Evo Morales resigns: What prompted it and what's next?

Morales's resignation leaves behind a political vacuum the country may struggle to fill.

Bolivia's Evo Morales resigns: What prompted it and what's next?

Immigration

'Dreamers' rally as Supreme Court weighs fate of DACA programme

The court hears oral arguments on the Trump's administration bid to end the DACA programme.

'Dreamers' rally as Supreme Court weighs fate of DACA programme

Bahrain

Rights groups slam Bahrain over detention of female activists

Recent report finds nine women were arrested without search warrants and were subjected to physical and sexual assaults.

Rights groups slam Bahrain over detention of female activists

Bolivia

Bolivia's Morales says 'coup in progress' as rivals dispute vote

As Evo Morales insists he won outright in presidential election, his rivals allege the vote counting was rigged.

Bolivia's Morales says 'coup in progress' as rivals dispute vote

Asylum Seekers

Rights groups slam US plan to collect DNA from migrants

Rights groups call proposed Trump administration rule intrusive, xenophobic and a violation of immigrants' privacy.

Rights groups slam US plan to collect DNA from migrants

Drug cartels

Backlash over Mexico's botched attempt to arrest 'El Chapo's' son

Armed men overpowered security forces on Thursday prompting them to release the son of drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman.

Backlash over Mexico's botched attempt to arrest 'El Chapo's' son