Mohammed Jamjoom

Mohammed Jamjoom

Mohammed Jamjoom is a correspondent for Al Jazeera English.

Middle East

The woman protecting Tunisia's cultural heritage

As ancient buildings fall into disrepair and traditional crafts are in danger of disappearing, entrepreneur Leila Ben-Gacem has taken it upon herself to save and preserve what she can of the country's rich culture.

The woman protecting Tunisia's cultural heritage

Yemen

How Yemen's war is affecting cancer patients

Widespread devastation means facilities to treat cancer patients are shrinking fast.

How Yemen's war is affecting cancer patients

Syria's Civil War

Syria war escalates: International push for territory

In just four days, almost 200 people have been killed in Eastern Ghouta and in the northeastern province of Idlib.

Syria war escalates: International push for territory

Middle East

Yemen war: Surviving winter without a home

Many families, whose homes have been destroyed, are now living in caves as a result of the war - they are facing harsh living conditions, especially the ferocious cold.

Yemen war: Surviving winter without a home

Egypt

Egypt: Sisi gets clear run as 'final rival' quits election race

Before he announced his candidacy, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi's re-election was considered a foregone conclusion, but now that there are no competitors, critics are calling the election a farce.

Egypt: Sisi gets clear run as 'final rival' quits election race

Middle East

Saudi-led coalition 'to allow cranes into Yemen’s Hudaida port'

They will be used to offload basic necessities such as food and medicine.

Saudi-led coalition 'to allow cranes into Yemen’s Hudaida port'

Yemen

Dengue fever, malaria worsen Yemen humanitarian crisis

A senior UN official has called for parties involved in the war in Yemen to allow "sustained and unimpeded humanitarian access" for the millions of Yemenis facing famine and battling disease.

Dengue fever, malaria worsen Yemen humanitarian crisis

Kuwait

Qatar blockade: GCC summit unlikely to resolve crisis

Kuwait is expected to host a meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council starting on Tuesday. It comes as the regional alliance is facing its worst crisis in decades, with the blockade of Qatar.

Qatar blockade: GCC summit unlikely to resolve crisis

Asia Pacific

Mass evacuations in Bali as volcano spews ash

A volcano on the Indonesian island of Bali is rumbling and spewing smoke up to 3,000 metres into the sky. Authorities have ordered mass evacuations from areas near it.

Mass evacuations in Bali as volcano spews ash

Yemen

Protests as desperate Yemenis beg the world for help

The International Committee of the Red Cross says the Yemeni cities of Sanaa, the country's capital, and al-Bayda now lack clean water, as Yemen faces the world's largest humanitarian crisis.

Protests as desperate Yemenis beg the world for help

Middle East

UN: Yemen faces world’s ‘largest food insecurity crisis’

The United Nations says Yemen, which is facing the world's worst case of famine in decades, will suffer more unless the Saudi-led coalition battling Houthi rebels, who are based in the capital Sanaa, allows aid into the country.

UN: Yemen faces world’s ‘largest food insecurity crisis’

Middle East

'Situation is catastrophic' as Saudi tightens blockade on Yemen

Saudi Arabia has tightened its land, air and sea blockade on Yemen in response to a missile attack by Houthi rebels earlier this week.

'Situation is catastrophic' as Saudi tightens blockade on Yemen