Shakeeb Asrar

Shakeeb Asrar

Shakeeb is an interactive journalist at Al Jazeera English, focusing on digital graphics, data stories and interactive content. 

Maps

Syria: Who controls what?

A map of the Syrian civil war that shows who controls what after years of fighting.

Syria: Who controls what?

Human Rights

Sweden: 'Torture, rape and slavery in Libya must stop'

Voices from Stockholm protesting against slavery in Libya.

Sweden: 'Torture, rape and slavery in Libya must stop'

Genocide

The 161 individuals accused of Yugoslavia war crimes

Ratko Mladic is one of the 161 individuals indicted by a UN court for committing war crimes during the Balkan conflict.

The 161 individuals accused of Yugoslavia war crimes

Asia

Satellite image shows smog in India and Pakistan

Smog in and around the cities of Lahore and New Delhi has reached new stretch over the past few days.

Satellite image shows smog in India and Pakistan

Interactive

Syria's children

The impact of six years of war on young lives.

Syria's children

War & Conflict

Can the world be free of weapons?

How effective are international disarmament efforts and can they face revolutionary new technological advancements?

Can the world be free of weapons?

Rohingya

Rohingya crisis explained in maps

A visual explainer of the unrest in Myanmar that has forced around one million Rohingya to flee their homes.

Rohingya crisis explained in maps

Iraq

Mapped: ISIL's territorial loss in northern Iraq

Since the fall of Mosul in July, ISIL has been losing territory in northern Iraq.

Mapped: ISIL's territorial loss in northern Iraq

Politics

Austria's parliamentary elections 2017

Austria gears up for a snap election on Sunday following the break-up of a coalition government.

Austria's parliamentary elections 2017

Rohingya

How Myanmar expelled the majority of its Rohingya

After the recent exodus of Rohingya, Bangladesh now hosts more Rohingya than Myanmar.

How Myanmar expelled the majority of its Rohingya

Nuclear weapons

Which country has conducted the most nuclear tests?

Despite disarmament efforts, more than 2,000 nuclear tests have been conducted since 1945.

Which country has conducted the most nuclear tests?

Kurds

Kurdish referendum in Iraq: What and where?

Kurds in Iraq plan to hold a referendum on independence despite opposition from Baghdad and neighbouring countries.

Kurdish referendum in Iraq: What and where?