Mohammed Adow

Mohammed Adow

"Mohammed Adow is an Al Jazeera roving correspondent based in Doha. He has more than 15 years of experience reporting from across Africa.

Mohammed has filed exclusive reports for Al Jazeera about the Ogaden fighters who have been battling to achieve an autonomous state in eastern Ethiopia. He has also reported from the Rift Valley and elsewhere in Kenya about the post-election violence that rocked the nation, and covered conflicts in Somalia and Sudan."

Middle East

Syria’s war: SDF confronts ISIL in last Syrian stronghold

Hajin, the last sliver of land controlled by ISIL in eastern Syria, is under attack by Kurdish and US forces.

Syria’s war: SDF confronts ISIL in last Syrian stronghold

Middle East

Two largest rebels groups in northern Syria clash

Free Syrian Army deployed fighters on front lines in western Aleppo to stop rapid advance of Hay'et Tahrir al-Sham.

Two largest rebels groups in northern Syria clash

Middle East

Syria: North sees deadliest fighting in months

Dozens have died during recent fighting in rebel-held parts amid fears of Turkish offensive.

Syria: North sees deadliest fighting in months

Middle East

Syria's Idlib braces for government offensive

The US troop withdrawal has set off a scramble for control in Syria's north and humanitarian workers warn an assault on Idlib could create a refugee crisis of historic proportions.

Syria's Idlib braces for government offensive

Middle East

Keeping hopes alive: Yemeni children visit amusement park

With many children unable to go to school due to war, social workers bring some cheer to their face.

Keeping hopes alive: Yemeni children visit amusement park

Middle East

Saudi-led coalition resumes Hodeidah air raids after 2-day lull

After a pause in fighting in the besieged port city of Hodeidah, air raids by the Saudi-Emirati coalition against Houthi rebels resume.

Saudi-led coalition resumes Hodeidah air raids after 2-day lull

Middle East

Battle for Hodeidah: Fighting intensifies for key port city

Fighting escalates further in Yemen as the Saudi-Emirati coalition tries to recapture Hodeidah from Houthi rebels.

Battle for Hodeidah: Fighting intensifies for key port city

Middle East

As life returns to Kirkuk, ISIL still threatening residents

People who fled the Iraqi city of Kirkuk are slowly returning, a year after government forces took back control from Kurdish Peshmerga fighters. But the threat of violence still hangs over the city.

As life returns to Kirkuk, ISIL still threatening residents

Middle East

Controversial plan to 'help' Iraq's million war widows

Many war widows struggle to make ends meet; but would that make them consider this plan?

Controversial plan to 'help' Iraq's million war widows

Middle East

Iraqi security: Camps for displaced are being closed

Iraqi government closes IDP camps but there's concern about where the people there are being sent.

Iraqi security: Camps for displaced are being closed

Iraq

Rebuilding schools and young lives in Mosul after ISIL

Teachers at Mosul's rebuilt schools say that even as they attempt to return their pupils to a child's normal routine, the trauma and psychological effects of the war continue to plague the students.

Rebuilding schools and young lives in Mosul after ISIL

Middle East

Basra unrest tops new Iraqi government agenda

Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and Iraq's new government face major challenges to pacify angry residents in the oil-rich south.

Basra unrest tops new Iraqi government agenda