Linah Alsaafin

Linah Alsaafin

Linah Alsaafin is an online producer with Al Jazeera English.

Qatar

Qatar has moved on two years since blockade, analysts say

Solution to Gulf crisis not in the interests of blockading states, analysts say, two years after blockade against Qatar.

Qatar has moved on two years since blockade, analysts say

Middle East

Palestinian photojournalist at risk of Israeli deportation

Mustafa al-Kharouf, who has been living in occupied East Jerusalem, faces deportation to Jordan.

Palestinian photojournalist at risk of Israeli deportation

France

French Algerians on identity, discrimination, protests at 'home'

Individuals of three generations question sense of belonging in France as they watch protests continuing in Algeria.

French Algerians on identity, discrimination, protests at 'home'

France

'No social backlash to anyone that holds Islamophobic views'

French Muslim activists and academics say Islamophobia starts with the state and is not treated seriously.

'No social backlash to anyone that holds Islamophobic views'

France

French student on hijab, media and being used as political puppet

Maryam Pougetoux reflects on 'wave of racist hatred' unleashed by her wearing of headscarf on TV a year ago.

French student on hijab, media and being used as political puppet

France

Thousands of Algerians in Paris mark the end of Bouteflika's rule

Protesters sing, dance and shout slogans calling for change in Algeria in demonstration on the Place de la Republique.

Thousands of Algerians in Paris mark the end of Bouteflika's rule

France

'The only hero is the people': Algerians in Paris celebrate

Thousands mark the end of former President Bouteflika's rule, demand that his close associates also step down.

'The only hero is the people': Algerians in Paris celebrate

Cyprus

Racism, bureaucracy, uncertainty: Refugee crisis brews in Cyprus

Cyprus has more asylum claims per capita than any other EU member state. This is the story of two West African refugees.

Racism, bureaucracy, uncertainty: Refugee crisis brews in Cyprus

Middle East

Palestine, Golan Heights take centre stage at Arab League summit

No further action announced as leaders stress 'support for Syria's right' over Golan, push for Palestinian statehood.

Palestine, Golan Heights take centre stage at Arab League summit

Middle East

Arab leaders call for Palestinian state, condemn US's Golan move

Tunis meeting comes amid ongoing wars in Syria and Yemen, leadership rivalry in Libya and a continuing boycott of Qatar.

Arab leaders call for Palestinian state, condemn US's Golan move

Middle East

What to expect from the Arab League summit in Tunis

Meeting in Tunisia's capital comes against backdrop of divisions, wars and, in some countries, increasing repression.

What to expect from the Arab League summit in Tunis

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel-Hamas ceasefire holds amid tense calm in Gaza Strip

Palestinian rocket fired from Gaza and Israeli military conducts air raid, but truce appears to hold on Wednesday.

Israel-Hamas ceasefire holds amid tense calm in Gaza Strip