Osama Bin Javaid

Osama Bin Javaid

Osama Bin Javaid is a broadcast journalist based out of Doha. He's worked extensively on South Asia, specially in Pakistan and Afghanistan. He has reported on global security, war on terror and other issues related to South Asia and Middle East.

Middle East

19 million Yemeni children suffer malnutrition and illness

Fighting between the Saudi-Emirati-led coalition and Houthi rebels has destroyed Yemen’s healthcare system.

19 million Yemeni children suffer malnutrition and illness

Asia

A literary festival in Pakistan's Lahore draws thousands

Amid Kashmir tensions, writers from India, Pakistan and around the world discuss politics and art.

A literary festival in Pakistan's Lahore draws thousands

Middle East

Syrian artists use music and comedy to promote idea of freedom

Eight years ago, many Syrians had no idea that their creativity would be used to hide their pain.

Syrian artists use music and comedy to promote idea of freedom

Middle East

Healthcare scare: Lack of funding in Syria's rebel-held areas

How a group of doctors in Syria is trying to make up for the shortfall in desperately needed medical care.

Healthcare scare: Lack of funding in Syria's rebel-held areas

Middle East

Syrian refugees burn plastic to survive harsh winter

Winter is the most difficult time for the millions of Syrians displaced for years.

Syrian refugees burn plastic to survive harsh winter

War & Conflict

Struggling to walk: war-wounded Syrian children bullied

Demand for artificial limbs remains high in Syria, despite the lull in fighting in the eight-year war.

Struggling to walk: war-wounded Syrian children bullied

Middle East

Syria: Kurdish fighters battle ISIL in its last controlled area

More than 24,000 people have been displaced in a matter of weeks.

Syria: Kurdish fighters battle ISIL in its last controlled area

Middle East

Why did Saudi Aramco's ambitious selloff fail?

Al Jazeera investigates the ideas behind Saudi Vision 2030 and the politics of the kingdom revolving around oil money.

Why did Saudi Aramco's ambitious selloff fail?

Middle East

Syria conflict: Uncertainty remains over future of safe zones

Turkey's government wants the whole area east of the Euphrates River to be cleared of ISIL as well as Kurdish fighters.

Syria conflict: Uncertainty remains over future of safe zones

Iraq

Iraq looks to snuff out ISIL remnants in remote Anbar province

Sleeper cells use vast desert of Anbar province for regrouping and planning new attacks, Iraqi army says.

Iraq looks to snuff out ISIL remnants in remote Anbar province

Pakistan

Pakistan navy quits anti-piracy task force amid worsening US ties

Decision to leave the task force taken after US-led coalition limits fuel supplies, military sources tell Al Jazeera.

Pakistan navy quits anti-piracy task force amid worsening US ties

Middle East

Iraqis suffer with no water or electricity after ISIL's defeat

Fear and lack of opportunities are shared across former ISIL-controlled territory, as the armed group stripped everything from infrastructure and repairs are delayed by continued sporadic attacks.

Iraqis suffer with no water or electricity after ISIL's defeat