Robert Kennedy

Robert Kennedy

Al Jazeera's Robert Kennedy is a writer and editor who has reported from Indonesia, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Cuba and elsewhere. 

Nuclear weapons

Trump passes up chance to 'rip up' Iran nuclear deal

He called it the 'worst deal ever' while campaigning, but Donald Trump will extend nuclear deal at least 120 more days.

Trump passes up chance to 'rip up' Iran nuclear deal

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Francois Hollande: Two-state solution is the only way

France's Hollande tells representatives from 70 countries it is up to Palestinian and Israeli leaders to achieve peace.

Francois Hollande: Two-state solution is the only way

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Summit tackles elusive Israel-Palestine peace

International effort to re-ignite moribund talks between Israelis and Palestinians under way in French capital.

Summit tackles elusive Israel-Palestine peace

United States

Killing John F Kennedy and the prospect of peace

35th American president was gunned down 53 years ago on Tuesday, ending what some say were plans to finish the Cold War.

Killing John F Kennedy and the prospect of peace

Democratic Republic of Congo

Survival and resurrection after Congo's civil war

Daniel Kanyarahuru was imprisoned for 15 months in torturous conditions but was rescued and now lives happily in the US.

Survival and resurrection after Congo's civil war

Security

Red-flagging Canada's children on no-fly lists

Nearly two dozen kids deemed flight security threats - with little recourse to remove the highly secretive designation.

Red-flagging Canada's children on no-fly lists

Business & Economy

Capitalism meets communism head on in Cuba

Normalised Cuba-US relations could result in a hybrid economic model blending socialism and entrepreneurial spirit.

Capitalism meets communism head on in Cuba

Poverty & Development

'El Bloqueo': 55 years of obstructing the Cuban people

Stifling US embargo still chokeholds the island decades later, but will détente finally halt its devastating effects?

'El Bloqueo': 55 years of obstructing the Cuban people

Internet

Can Cuba's internet come out of the cold?

Caribbean island has one of the lowest connectivity rates in the world with just 3.4 percent of households online.

Can Cuba's internet come out of the cold?

Religion

Church-state rapprochement a blessing for Cubans

Pope-Castro meeting underscores the newfound friendship between atheist government and long-persecuted Catholic Church.

Church-state rapprochement a blessing for Cubans

Healthcare

Cuba's medical magicians

Havana has long used 'doctor diplomacy' around the globe, but those at home know best their healthcare miracles.

Cuba's medical magicians

War & Conflict

Remembering the Bay of Pigs invasion

Fifty-four years after the failed CIA operation, Cubans there on Giron beach recount the botched raid.

Remembering the Bay of Pigs invasion