Stefanie Dekker

Stefanie Dekker

Stefanie joined Al Jazeera English in November 2005. She has travelled extensively for Al Jazeera as International Correspondent, covering and reporting on stories from Angola, Iraq, Egypt, Afghanistan, Gaza, Israel and the United States.

Middle East

Syrians flee Idlib offensive

People are fleeing their homes to get away from the second day of an escalated air campaign on Idlib by the Syrian government and Russia.

Syrians flee Idlib offensive

Middle East

Russia-backed Syrian regime pummels Idlib

Moscow takes part in intensive air attacks in last opposition-held stronghold after rejection Turkish call for halt in hostilities.

Russia-backed Syrian regime pummels Idlib

Middle East

Syria's Idlib faces humanitarian disaster as offensive looms

Turkey wants to ensure offensive against last remaining rebel-held province will be as limited as possible.

Syria's Idlib faces humanitarian disaster as offensive looms

Middle East

Syria’s last opposition stronghold under threat

Looming government offensive to retake Idlib province means many civilians who have sought refuge there will have nowhere to go.

Syria’s last opposition stronghold under threat

Gaza

The other side of Gaza: Swimming, canoeing and 'trying' to be a child

Gaza's beach offers a brief respite to the nearly 2 million Palestinians living under Israeli siege.

The other side of Gaza: Swimming, canoeing and 'trying' to be a child

Middle East

Israel blockade's impact ripples over to Gaza beaches

Gaza's 45km of beaches are a mental respite for many of Gaza's two million besieged residents, but even here, the effects of Israel's years-long siege are manifest.

Israel blockade's impact ripples over to Gaza beaches

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

West Bank students face uncertain future with demolition threat

A community school in the village of Khan al-Ahmar was due to be bulldozed for Israeli settlement, but the demolition has been postponed.

West Bank students face uncertain future with demolition threat

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel demands end to flaming kites amid reports of ceasefire

Israel reportedly accepted ceasefire deal with Hamas after violent air raids, saying protesters' flaming kites that have burned Israeli land must be stopped.

Israel demands end to flaming kites amid reports of ceasefire

Middle East

Battle for Hudaida could make Yemen's humanitarian crisis worse

if Saudi-led coalition takes the vital port of Hudaida, food imports for 70 percent of the population may be at risk.

Battle for Hudaida could make Yemen's humanitarian crisis worse

Latin America

Nicaragua: 24-hour strike did not halt the protests

At least seven people have died in renewed fighting between protesters and security forces in Nicaragua.

Nicaragua: 24-hour strike did not halt the protests

Yemen

The war in Yemen: UN warns 250,000 could die in Hudaida

Fighting nearby is threatening to close the port, a lifeline for many.

The war in Yemen: UN warns 250,000 could die in Hudaida

Asia

Rohingya refugees' struggles fail to break Ramadan spirit

Despite the poor living conditions, many refugees who fled Myanmar's violent crackdown are grateful for their safety.

Rohingya refugees' struggles fail to break Ramadan spirit