Tag : Al Jazeera English

Q&A: Will CAR peace accord bring end to violence?

HRW’s Lewis Mudge says a lot more still needs to be done after truce deal signed by CAR government and rebel groups. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Q&A: Will CAR peace accord bring end to violence?

HRW’s Lewis Mudge says a lot more still needs to be done after truce deal signed by CAR government and rebel groups. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Kurdish and French reporters killed in Mosul explosion

Landmine blast in war-torn Iraqi city kills Kurdish reporter Bakhtiyar Addad and French journalist Stephan Villeneuve. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Qatar Airways CEO: Blockade will leave lasting wound

Akbar Al Baker urges US President Donald Trump to intervene in the dispute and help end GCC blockade. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Iran denies Saudi claim of Revolutionary Guards’ arrest

Riyadh says Revolutionary Guard members aboard an “explosive-laden” boat were apprehended near oil platform in the Gulf. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

IOM: 126 refugees feared dead after shipwreck off Libya

Testimony from survivors brought to Italy suggests that more than 120 refugees drowned while trying to reach Europe. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

EU’s Mogherini urges de-escalation of Qatar-Gulf rift

EU Foreign Affairs head Federica Mogherini says region already dangerous enough, warning of conflict spill-overs. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

How is Britain dealing with rising attacks?

A man drove a van at high speed hitting Muslim worshipers outside a mosque in London on Monday. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Q&A: Will CAR peace accord bring end to violence?

HRW’s Lewis Mudge says a lot more still needs to be done after truce deal signed by CAR government and rebel groups. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

NASA’s Kepler finds 10 more Earth-like planets

Space telescope finds 10 new planets outside our solar system that could potentially have liquid water and support life. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Man charged with terrorism over van attack on Muslims

UK police say suspect, 47, is being ‘held for terrorism offences’ after attack targeting Muslim worshipers in London. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Q&A: Will CAR peace accord bring end to violence?

HRW’s Lewis Mudge says a lot more still needs to be done after truce deal signed by CAR government and rebel groups. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Otto Warmbier: US student freed by North Korea dies

The University of Virginia student, who was held for over 17 months, was medically evacuated from North Korea last week. – Al Jazeera English

June 20th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Philippines to halt operations against communist rebels

Truce allows government troops to focus on quelling a month-long siege by ISIL-linked fighters in Mindanao province. – Al Jazeera English

June 19th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Cricket: Pakistan defeat India to win Champions Trophy

Pakistan lift their maiden Champions Trophy title after defeating their arch-rivals India by 180 runs at The Oval. – Al Jazeera English

June 19th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Turkish troops arrive in Qatar for military exercise

Qatar’s government announces the arrival of the first group of Turkish soldiers to participate in joint drills. – Al Jazeera English

June 19th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Who is to blame for the cholera outbreak in Yemen?

More than 130,000 people have been infected with cholera and almost 1,000 people have died since April, UN says. – Al Jazeera English

June 19th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

US fighter jet downs Syrian plane in Raqqa province

US says the plane dropped bombs near coalition-backed forces, while Syria says its jet was flying in anti-ISIL mission. – Al Jazeera English

June 19th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Bahrain: Explosion kills policeman, wounds two in Diraz

Authorities say ‘relevant procedures’ are being taken following the blast, which it blamed on ‘terrorist’. – Al Jazeera English

June 19th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General

Gunmen storm resort in Malian capital Bamako

Attack on popular resort outside Bamako leaves two people dead, but dozens of guests are rescued, officials say. – Al Jazeera English

June 19th, 2017 Al Jazeera English, General