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The historic building challenging Spain's civil war amnesia

Residents of a decrepit, shrapnel-scarred Madrid building photographed by Robert Capa share their stories.

The historic building challenging Spain's civil war amnesia

Opinion

Forty years on, El Salvador's war is still not over

Forty years after Archbishop Oscar Romero's assassination, neoliberal violence is still wreaking havoc in El Salvador.

Belen Fernandez

by Belen Fernandez

Belen Fernandez

Algeria

Algerian women embrace a spirit of resilience and revolution

A new generation of Algerian women are finding inspiration in female freedom fighters from the country's past.

Algerian women embrace a spirit of resilience and revolution

Inside Story

Will South Sudan's latest peace deal last?

President Salva Kiir and opposition leader Riek Machar sign an agreement to share power and form a unity government.

AJ Impact

US bans Sri Lanka's army chief from entry over war crimes

US imposed sanctions against Lt General Shavendra Silva for extrajudicial killings at the end of Sri Lanka's civil war.

US bans Sri Lanka's army chief from entry over war crimes

Inside Story

Who has the power to stop Libya's civil war?

World leaders meeting in Berlin agree to stop sending weapons fuelling the conflict.

Al Jazeera World

Tunisia's Fellagha and the Battle for Independence

A first-hand look at the Fellagha, Tunisia's armed fighters who fought the French until independence in 1956.

South Sudan

South Sudan rivals back deadline for unity government

Roll-out of last year's peace pact that called for a unity government will happen on November 12, leaders say.

South Sudan rivals back deadline for unity government

Middle East

Joint call by Saudi Arabia, UAE to end fighting in southern Yemen

Joint statement seeks to appear united as Gulf states 'reaffirm continued support for Yemen's legitimate government'.

Joint call by Saudi Arabia, UAE to end fighting in southern Yemen

Counting the Cost

War economy: Haftar and the battle for Libya's oil wealth

A war economy, a divided nation, two central banks and debt piling up - how Libya's wealth has pitted east against west.

Talk to Al Jazeera

Is oil money fuelling war in South Sudan?

Oil minister Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth discusses allegations of corruption and the role of oil in South Sudan's future.

United States

US: Confederate statue removed in North Carolina city

Onlookers cheered as the statue of a soldier in Confederate uniform was removed in Winston-Salem.

Confederate statue removed in North Carolina city

Human Rights

Alleged war criminal named second-in-command of Sri Lanka army

Silva took part in a massive assault in 2009, during which the Sri Lankan army committed gross abuses against civilians.

Alleged war criminal named second-in-command of Sri Lanka army

War Hotels

How Beirut's Commodore Hotel became a safe haven for world media

Street fighting, sieges and kidnappings were all part of Lebanon's 15-year civil war, witnessed by the iconic hotel.

War Hotels

How the Holiday Inn became a symbol of the Lebanese Civil War

A symbol of jet set prewar Beirut, the empty, shell-scarred building still towers above glitzy downtown.