Neave Barker

Neave Barker

"Neave Barker is Al Jazeera's correspondent based in Moscow. He has reported extensively across Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and beyond. During the Russia-Georgia conflict of August 2008, Neave provided up-to-the minute analysis of diplomatic developments from the Russian capital. He has interviewed a range of key figures on a number of defining issues, including Hans Blix, the former UN weapons inspector; Marti Ahtisaari, the UN special envoy to Kosovo; and the prime ministers of Hungary and Russia. He was short-listed for an International Broadcasters Association Award for his work on Moscow's homeless."

Middle East

Turkey tourism revives since freedom from ISIL

A Turkish military base is a designated 'active military zone' but from next year it will be an open-air museum.

Turkey tourism revives since freedom from ISIL

Middle East

Syrians celebrate Eid amid bombing

Since the collapse of a short-lived ceasefire last week, the killing of civilians has continued.

Syrians celebrate Eid amid bombing

Middle East

Turkey: Gold mine project sparks protests

Thousands have rallied at mine site in northwestern Turkey as environmentalists say mining is doing irreversible damage.

Turkey: Gold mine project sparks protests

Europe

In first speech as UK PM, Boris Johnson vows to come out of EU

Boris Johnson addresses the nation as new UK prime minister.

In first speech as UK PM, Boris Johnson vows to come out of EU

Europe

Will Boris Johnson deliver Brexit?

His promise to deliver a no-deal Brexit on October 31 is popular among his supporters but worries his opponents.

Will Boris Johnson deliver Brexit?

Europe

Report finds visa discrimination in UK, says Africans suffer more

A report has found the UK Home Office responsible for financial discrimination and careless decision making.

Report finds visa discrimination in UK, says Africans suffer more

Europe

Wooden skyscrapers, self-driving cars displayed at London exhibit

Being selected to exhibit at the Royal Society is one of the greatest honours a scientist can have.

Wooden skyscrapers, self-driving cars displayed at London exhibit

Europe

Brexit, knife crime, inequality inspire UK music

Anger about crime, housing shortages, the rise of the far right, economy and the environment have found a voice on stage.

Brexit, knife crime, inequality inspire UK music

Europe

Campaigners want law on online grooming of UK children tightened

Onus on tech companies, government to close loopholes on grooming minors online.

Campaigners want law on online grooming of UK children tightened

Europe

Spain's 'Wolf pack': Five get 15-year jail terms for teen's rape

Spain's Supreme Court overturns the lesser conviction of sexual abuse and holds the men guilty of rape.

Spain's 'Wolf pack': Five get 15-year jail terms for teen's rape

Europe

UK leadership race: Donald Trump backs Boris Johnson as next PM

US president throws his weight behind Conservative leader's campaign to be next British prime minister.

UK leadership race: Donald Trump backs Boris Johnson as next PM

Europe

Race hate crimes against children on the rise in UK: Research

A prominent British children's charity found that racially-motivated crimes against minors occur at an average of 29 incidents a day.

Race hate crimes against children on the rise in UK: Research