Opinion

Trump is offering Saudi Arabia a 'bad deal' on Syria

Why the proposal for a Saudi-led deployment of Arab forces to Syria would not work.

Joe Macaron

by Joe Macaron

Joe Macaron

Qatar

Qatar-Gulf crisis: All latest updates

Today is the 324rd day of the blockade.

Middle East

Armenian opposition leader calls for renewed protests

Nikol Pashinyan called on supporters to rally in the streets again on April 25 after planned talks he was scheduled to begin with the ruling Republican Party (HHK) were cancelled.

Yemen

What does killing of political chief mean for Houthis?

Houthi leader's death could embolden the movement to carry out further attacks against Saudi Arabia, analysts say.

What does the death of Saleh al-Sammad mean for Yemen's Houthis?

Inside Story

Are world leaders doing enough to stop the war in Yemen?

More than 45 people recently killed during air raids by the Saudi and US-backed coalition in Yemen.

Syria's War

Yarmouk camp: From 'war on stomachs' to 'annihilation'

Activists describe scenes of besieged camp in southern Damascus as Syrian forces attempt to drive ISIL out.

Syria's Yarmouk camp: From a 'war on stomachs' to 'annihilation'

Egypt

Egypt: Former top auditor sentenced to five years in prison

The sentence comes after Genena claimed to be in possession of documents that could incriminate senior army officials.

Egypt: Former top auditor sentenced to five years in prison

Opinion

Is a military coup possible in Iran?

IRGC staff changes and talk of the merits of a 'military president' suggest that a coup might be under consideration.

Saeid Golkar

by Saeid Golkar

Saeid Golkar

Opinion

How the NYT partook in the plunder of Iraq

Who gave permission to the New York Times to remove thousands of ISIL files from Iraq?

Sinan Antoon

by Sinan Antoon

Sinan Antoon

Al Jazeera Selects

Palestinians: Stories of resistance

A mother protests, a teenager comes of age, and a cameraman records his final moments – life in occupied Palestine.

GCC

Kuwait: Not resolving GCC crisis is destructive to region

Kuwaiti Deputy FM Khaled al-Jarallah says the crisis 'will destroy the hopes and dreams' of the GCC if left unresolved.

Kuwait: Not resolving GCC crisis is destructive to region

Iran

Iran to Trump: Stay in nuclear deal or 'face severe consequences'

President Rouhani warns that White House failure to uphold Iran nuclear deal would prompt firm reaction from Tehran.

Iran to Trump: Stay in nuclear deal or 'face severe consequences'

Muslim Ban

Yemeni family 'hopeless' after disabled daughter denied US visa

Thousands of Yemeni-American families have been stranded in Djibouti or forced back to Yemen due to Trump's travel ban.

Yemeni family 'hopeless' after disabled daughter denied US visa

Middle East

Jordan expands education access for Syrian refugee children

UNICEF says 31 percent of Syrian children in the kingdom are not enrolled in any 'formal or informal education programme'.

Yemen

Houthi political chief killed in Saudi-led air raids

Saleh al-Sammad, head of the Houthis' Supreme Political Council, killed in eastern province of Hudaida, rebels say.

Houthi political chief Saleh al-Sammad killed in Saudi air raids