Ted Regencia

Ted Regencia

Ted Regencia is an online journalist with Al Jazeera English. He has covered US politics and foreign affairs in the Asia-Pacific region and the Middle East, particularly Iran. He is a graduate of Columbia Journalism School in New York. Follow him on Twitter: @tedregencia.

Indonesia

Palu disaster: Road to recovery after escaping the 'Apocalypse'

Fierceness and scale of the disaster has had many survivors in disbelief how they cheated death.

Palu disaster: Road to recovery after escaping the 'Apocalypse'

Indonesia

Indonesia earthquake: In Palu disaster, grief has no religion

Powerful temblor triggered a cascade of disasters, including a deadly tsunami and widespread liquefaction on Sulawesi.

Indonesia earthquake: In Palu disaster, grief has no religion

Indonesia

'My father could not even run away'

Son travels to find surviving family members after his father was caught in the deadly earthquake disaster in Palu.

'My father could not even run away'

Middle East

Iran: Who was responsible for the deadly attack in Ahvaz?

Ahvaziya group and ISIL claim role in the attack, while Ayatollah Khamenei blames 'US-backed regimes in the region'.

Iran: Who was responsible for the deadly attack in Ahvaz?

Asia Pacific

Escape from Xinjiang: Muslim Uighurs speak of China persecution

Testimonies by Muslim Uighurs who escaped Xinjiang confirm reports of 'systematic campaign of human rights violations'.

Escape from Xinjiang: Muslim Uighurs speak of China persecution

Iran

Iran's only Jewish hospital grapples with fallout of US sanctions

As access to life-saving medicines becomes restricted, hospitals worry about future of their most vulnerable patients.

Iran's only Jewish hospital grapples with fallout of US sanctions

Middle East

Iran's Mossadegh 'would have negotiated with Donald Trump'

Analysts say 1953 US-led coup against Iran's first elected leader altered path to democracy and damaged diplomatic ties.

Iran's Mossadegh 'would have negotiated with Donald Trump'

Business & Economy

A day in the life of a Tehran currency trader

As economic woes and political uncertainty drive down the rial's value, monetary speculators are winning the game.

A day in the life of a Tehran currency trader

Middle East

The art of the Iranian deal: How Trump can talk to Tehran

Iranian experts say US needs to deliver confidence-building measures for Tehran to open its doors to negotiations.

The art of the Iranian deal: How Trump can talk to Tehran

Middle East

What US sanctions against Iran will snap back on Tuesday?

Sanctions reimposed on Tuesday target activities such as aeroplane purchases and exports of carpets and pistachios.

What US sanctions against Iran will snap back on Tuesday?

Iran

On third anniversary, survival of Iran nuclear deal in question

Sanctions to hit Iran starting in August after US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the 2015 agreement.

On third anniversary, survival of Iran nuclear deal in question

Middle East

Iran, Instagram and the case of dancing teen Maedeh Hojabri

Religious scholar says airing confession puts a 'stain' on teenager's family, but one analyst urges respect of rules.

Iran, Instagram and the case of dancing teen Maedeh Hojabri