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

Tunisia: Saied, Karoui head to runoff after close call in polls

Official announcement by country's electoral commission on Tuesday confirmed constitutional law professor Saied won 18.4 percent of vote while Karoui, owner of popular television station Nessma TV, garnered 15.6 percent.

Tunisia: Saied, Karoui head to runoff after close call in polls

Asia

Rohingya crisis: Video of Myanmar forces' crackdown emerges

Mobile phone footage of Myanmar forces' crackdown on Muslim Rohingya in 2016 could be used as evidence in court.

Rohingya crisis: Video of Myanmar forces' crackdown emerges

Rohingya

Poor healthcare, prospects for Rohingya babies in Bangladesh

Few Rohingya babies are taken to Bangladeshi camp clinics and lack birth certificates when born.

Poor healthcare, prospects for Rohingya babies in Bangladesh

Asia

Rohingya refugees hesitant to return to Myanmar

With no guarantee of what will happen when they get there, no one has so far agreed to return.

Rohingya refugees hesitant to return to Myanmar

Africa

Mountain gorillas of Central Africa slowly increase in number

It is a fragile success story. Their status went from 'critically endangered' for years to now 'endangered'.

Mountain gorillas of Central Africa slowly increase in number

Africa

Rwanda strives to stop Ebola from spreading from DR Congo

Health ministers of both countries have met to agree to a plan of action to counter the epidemic that has killed at least 1,800 people.

Rwanda strives to stop Ebola from spreading from DR Congo

Africa

Ebola: Rwanda bolsters DRC border restrictions

Rwanda has tightened Ebola screening and security measures along its border in a challenge for health workers.

Ebola: Rwanda bolsters DRC border restrictions

Africa

DR Congo Ebola crisis: Health workers try to contain virus

There is still confusion around the virus and suspicion of foreign health workers here in the eastern DR Congo.

DR Congo Ebola crisis: Health workers try to contain virus

Middle East

War in Yemen: Houthis fire long-range missile to Saudi

Rebels say they fired long-range missile at port city of Dammam in Saudi Arabia, hundreds of kilometres away.

War in Yemen: Houthis fire long-range missile to Saudi

Asia

Kyrgyzstan’s ex-president barricades himself in at home

Atambaev has been summoned several times to respond to questioning but has barricaded himself in his home instead.

Kyrgyzstan’s ex-president barricades himself in at home

Middle East

Sudan violence: 40 bodies pulled from Nile

The bodies are believed to have been dumped there on the day of the crackdown by the Rapid Support Forces (RSF).

Sudan violence: 40 bodies pulled from Nile

Asia

Afghanistan: Children share beds in poorly equipped hospital

In Afghanistan, sick children share beds, with many having little or no access to medical treatment.

Afghanistan: Children share beds in poorly equipped hospital