United States

US judge finds Navy SEAL's rights violated in war crimes trial

Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher's defence team have filed motions to remove lead prosecutor from the case for misconduct.

US judge finds Navy SEAL's rights violated in war crimes trial

Kuwait

Gulf War disappeared: Three decades of Kuwaiti despair

Families remain haunted by unknown whereabouts of 369 Kuwaitis abducted by Saddam Hussein's forces during Gulf War.

Gulf War disappeared: Three decades of Kuwaiti despair

Witness

Daraya: A Library Under Bombs in Syria

A group of young men decide to build a secret library collecting books from their war-torn neighbourhood in Syria.

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DR Congo arrests rebel leader wanted for mass rape

Masudi Alimasi Kokodiko is the leader of the widely feared Raia Mutomboki armed group.

DR Congo arrests rebel leader wanted for mass rape

Yemen

US House approves resolution to end US role in Yemen war

The measure now goes to Trump, but the White House has signalled the president will likely veto the bill.

Witness

Balloons Over Babylon: A Quest to Bring Peace to Iraq

The story of one man's mission to promote peace by flying hot air balloons over his war-torn homeland.

Inside Story

Why are peacekeepers leaving Mali?

Canada and Netherlands to pull peacekeepers out as violence spreads.

Inside Story

Can we stop killer robots?

The United Nations has held talks on banning weapons that can target and kill without a human controlling them.

United States

US bars entry to ICC members probing 'war crimes' in Afghanistan

Mike Pompeo says US will deny visas to ICC personnel investigating possible war crimes by US troops in Afghanistan.

US bars entry to ICC members probing 'war crimes' in Afghanistan

Head to Head

Transcript: Erik Prince on Iraq, privatising wars, and Trump

Read the full transcript of our discussion with the founder and former CEO of the private security firm, Blackwater.

Head to Head

Erik Prince on ending the war in Afghanistan

Web-Extra on why Prince believes his plan to privatise the war in Afghanistan will help end the 17-year-old conflict.

Erik Prince on ending the war in Afghanistan

Head to Head

Blackwater's Erik Prince: Iraq, privatising wars and Trump

Mehdi Hasan challenges the Blackwater founder on his firm's role in Iraq and his new plan to privatise the Afghan war.

People & Power

The Forgotten Heroes of Empire

People & Power investigates the UK's scandalous neglect of its colonial-era African soldiers.

Yemen

Yemen food aid to feed millions at risk of rotting: UN

As food assistance goes bad in storage, more than 10 million Yemenis are on the brink of starvation.

Yemen food aid to feed millions at risk of rotting: UN

War

British army authorised killing of unarmed civilians: Report

Middle East Eye investigation says British troops were permitted to shoot unarmed civilians in Iraq and Afghanistan.

British army authorised killing of unarmed civilians: Report