Burkina Faso

Caught between climate crisis and armed violence in Burkina Faso

Desperate families in the Sahelian country are plagued by a double burden that has left many displaced and destitute.

Caught between climate crisis and armed violence in Burkina Faso

Talk to Al Jazeera

John Bolton on Iran, North Korea and 'accountability' for US wars

The former US national security adviser discusses ongoing international conflicts and his approach to foreign policy.

Europe

UK court: 'ISIL bride' Begum can return to fight for citizenship

Shamima Begum who had her UK citizenship revoked after joining ISIL in Syria should be allowed to return, judges say.

UK court: 'ISIL bride' Begum can return to fight for citizenship

AJ Impact

US and Gulf states sanction six targets linked to ISIL

US Treasury claims blacklisted individuals and entities provided financial and logistical support to ISIL.

US and Gulf states sanction six targets linked to ISIL

Europe

UK jails ISIL supporter for life for plotting attack in London

Shaikh was planning a bomb attack at London's St Paul's Cathedral, a nearby hotel and an underground train station.

UK jails ISIL supporter for life for plotting attack in London

Europe

Germany puts Syrian woman on trial over ISIL marriages

A 30-year-old German-Syrian woman faces up to 10 years in prison for allegedly arranging marriages for ISIL.

Germany puts Syrian woman on trial over ISIL marriages

Drugs

Italy seizes alleged ISIL pills in 'largest' drug bust

A 14-tonne haul of amphetamines found hidden inside industrial goods in three container ships docked in southern Italy.

Italy seizes 'ISIL-made drugs from Syria' worth $1bn

Human Rights

Let ISIL-linked Canadians in Syria come home: Rights group

Human Rights Watch report says Canadians being arbitrarily detained in 'filthy and inhuman' conditions.

Let ISIL-linked Canadians in Syria come home: Rights group

ISIS/ISIL

France brings home 10 children of ISIL fighters from Syria

About 12,000 foreigners - 4,000 women and 8,000 children - are being held at three camps in northeastern Syria.

France brings home 10 children of ISIL fighters from Syria

Syria's War

'Urgent need' to repatriate, rehabilitate ISIL children in Syria

According to a new report, more than 500 people, of which 371 were children, died at the camps in 2019.

'Urgent need' to repatriate, rehabilitate ISIL children in Syria

Middle East

Kurdish women volunteer to protect crops from ISIL

Kurdish women in Syria take up guns against ISIL fighters targeting their farms.

Niger

Thousands flee Niger refugee camp after attack

Refugees on the move again after dozens of gunmen stormed Intikane camp in attack that left at least three dead.

Thousands flee Niger refugee camp after attack

Iraq

Iraq announces arrest of ISIL number two Qirdash

Nasser al-Qirdash was appointed in the role of deputy leader to the current ISIL chief, Abu Ibrahim al-Quraishi.

Iraq announces arrest of ISIL number two Nasser al-Qirdash

Afghanistan

US says ISIL was responsible for Kabul hospital attack

Envoy urges Afghans to persist with peace effort with Taliban after gov't said it would resume offensive against group.

US says ISIL was responsible for Kabul hospital attack

Inside Story

Will there ever be direct talks between Afghan gov't and Taliban?

President Ashraf Ghani has ordered the army to resume operations against Taliban after deadly attacks.