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. He is also interested in issues related to Iran. He is a graduate of Columbia Journalism School in New York. Follow him on Twitter: @tedregencia.

Philippines

The Philippines: when the police kill children

The story of Kulot, one of the many teenagers suspected to have been killed as part of President Duterte's war on drugs.

The Philippines: when the police kill children

Iran

US sanctions snag donations to Iran earthquake victims

Individuals and groups say restrictions imposed by the US Treasury Department hinder quick response to deadly disaster.

US sanctions snag donations to Iran earthquake victims

Middle East

Iraq's Abadi heads to Iran for regional security talks

Iraqi president continues his effort to seek regional support against Kurds' efforts to break up his country.

Iraq's Abadi heads to Iran for regional security talks

Asia Pacific

Long road ahead for Marawi rebuilding as fighting ends

According to estimates, the Duterte administration needs at least $1.1bn for the rehabilitation of the city.

Long road ahead for Marawi rebuilding as fighting ends

Abu Sayyaf

Marawi siege: Army kills Abu Sayyaf, Maute commanders

Deaths of ISIL-linked fighters major blow to rebellion, but observers say root of conflict still needs to be addressed.

Marawi siege: Army kills Abu Sayyaf, Maute commanders

Middle East

Anguish in Iran as Trump balks at nuclear deal

Iranians fear decision of US president to abandon deal will bring back 'Ahmadinejad era' of recession and sanctions.

Anguish in Iran as Trump balks at nuclear deal

Politics

Trump threats over nuclear deal muffle Iran reformists

Iranians worry US decision to tear up nuclear deal will embolden hardliners and lead the country to armed hostilities.

Trump threats over nuclear deal muffle Iran reformists

Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte on 'war path' against Philippine justice system

Analysts say president's action against Supreme Court chief justice and top government prosecutor are a sign of panic.

Duterte on 'war path' against Philippine justice system

Middle East

Erdogan, Rouhani united in opposition to Kurdish state

Turkish leader links Israel's Mossad to Kurdish referendum, while Iranian president blames 'foreign sectarian plot'.

Erdogan, Rouhani united in opposition to Kurdish state

Middle East

Kurdish secession tops Erdogan's agenda in Iran visit

Analysts say Turkish president has much more at stake in his meeting with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani.

Kurdish secession tops Erdogan's agenda in Iran visit

Iran

Tehran attack: Targeting Iran's national symbols

President Rouhani calls for unity to fight terror, but Revolutionary Guard vows 'revenge' after attack killed 12 people.

Tehran attack: Targeting Iran's national symbols

Middle East

Qatar-Gulf rift: The Iran factor

Saudi-led severance of diplomatic ties with Qatar tests unity among GCC members as leaders call for dialogue.

Qatar-Gulf rift: The Iran factor