Media

Amnesty: Israel's Al Jazeera ban sends chilling message

Rights group says move to shut network's Jerusalem operation demonstrates Israel's intolerance over criticism.

Amnesty: Israel's ban on Al Jazeera a 'brazen attack'

Media

What steps will Israel take to ban Al Jazeera?

The process to shut down Al Jazeera's offices in Jerusalem is likely to be lengthy, lawyers say.

What steps does Israel have to take to ban Al Jazeera?

Opinion

What is behind Israel's attempt to ban Al Jazeera?

Does Netanyahu need a smoke screen for his corruption scandal or is there a more sinister reason for banning Al Jazeera?

Mark LeVine

by Mark LeVine

Mark LeVine

Al Jazeera

Israel's 'declaration of war' on press freedom

Rights groups, journalists and observers criticise Israel's decision to shut down Al Jazeera's operation in Jerusalem.

Rights groups, reporters decry Israel ban on Al Jazeera

Media

'Odd and biased': Al Jazeera replies to Israel's threat

Al Jazeera Media Network responds to Israeli officials attempting to shut down operations in Jerusalem.

Al Jazeera statement on Israel's plan to ban network

Middle East

Israel moves to silence Al Jazeera

Doha-based network denounces the decision to revoke credentials of its journalists and close its offices in Jerusalem.

Israel moves to close Al Jazeera, ban its journalists

Inside Story

Why does Israel want to ban Al Jazeera?

Israel vows to shut down pan-Arab network accusing the channel of incitement - a charge the Qatar-based network denies.

Middle East

Al Jazeera slams Netanyahu bid to shut Jerusalem office

Doha-based outlet says Israel leader's defamatory claims are latest episode of 'ongoing vicious attack' against network.

Al Jazeera slams Netanyahu bid to shut Jerusalem office

Press Freedom

'Business as usual' at Al Jazeera despite Gulf Crisis

Acting managing director of Al Jazeera English says journalists will continue their work amid demands to close channel.

Al Jazeera: 'Business as normal' despite Gulf Crisis

Middle East

UAE minister says demand to shut Al Jazeera dropped

A UAE minister says Emirates sought 'fundamental change and restructuring' and not shutting down Al Jazeera.

UAE minister says demand to shut Al Jazeera dropped

Media

Al Jazeera demands press freedom

Any call for closing down or obstructing access to our channels is an attempt to silence freedom of expression.

The Listening Post

Is Al Jazeera at the heart of the GCC crisis?

We examine whether the media network is at the heart of the ongoing crises in the Middle East.

Al Jazeera

UAE ambassador funded journalist to sue Al Jazeera: NYT

Yousef al-Otaiba 'loaned' Mohamed Fahmy $250,000 to finance his legal action against Al Jazeera.

The Listening Post

Gulf crisis: Al Jazeera in the crosshairs

We examine what Al Jazeera symbolises in the GCC political crisis. Plus, a war of buzzwords in South Africa's media.

Middle East

UN: Demand to shut Al Jazeera an 'unacceptable attack'

High Commissioner Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein says Saudi-led campaign to close the network is 'extraordinary, unprecedented'.

UN's Zeid: Call to shut Al Jazeera unacceptable attack