Samira Shackle

Samira Shackle

Iraq

Iraq after ISIL: 'It was like a ghost town'

The northern town of Telskof is among the first areas of Iraq to start rebuilding in the wake of ISIL's occupation.

Iraq after ISIL: 'It was like a ghost town'

Yazidi

Yazidis in Iraq: 'The genocide is ongoing'

Members of the persecuted community are still struggling to recover from years of brutal assault by ISIL fighters.

Yazidis in Iraq: 'The genocide is ongoing'

Brexit

How has the UK changed since the Brexit vote?

Experts reflect on what the Brexit vote has meant for inequality, the environment, racism and politics in the past year.

How has the UK changed since the Brexit vote?

Labour Party

UK general election: Corbyn, Labour and the unknown

What can the party's history tell us about its current predicament?

UK general election: Corbyn, Labour and the unknown

Brexit

Brexit fallout: Anti-migrant attacks surge in the UK

Ethnic Roma say their community now lives in fear amid rising xenophobic violence after UK vote to leave the EU.

Brexit fallout: Anti-migrant attacks surge in the UK

War & Conflict

A soft approach to returning British fighters

ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.

A soft approach to returning British fighters

Politics

Kenya's Westgate survivors one year on

Politician and businesswoman recount their ordeal one year after deadly siege on mall in Kenyan capital Nairobi.

Kenya's Westgate survivors one year on

Politics

Somali women struggle to make it in politics

Despite threats, clan politics and marginalisation, some Somali women hope to change the country's political culture.

Somali women struggle to make it in politics

Latin America

Locked up on World Press Freedom Day

Harassment, threats, imprisonment, and murder continue to plague the journalism profession.

Locked up on World Press Freedom Day

Politics

Muslim Brotherhood sets up shop in London

Egypt's largest opposition movement has placed its media headquarters in one of London's suburbs.

Muslim Brotherhood sets up shop in London