Women and girls endure unspeakable horrors during war and the UN isn't doing enough about it
Commentary: The international organization's efforts to prevent sexual violence has failed to stop abductions and forced marriages by extremists.
A week after Kuwait bombing, Sunnis and Shi'ites pray together for unity
"This heinous crime only brings us further strength and tolerance."
4 times the Israeli government tried to explain complicated issues with crude cartoons
War, terrorism, the media — there are few subjects that cannot be explained with crayons.
Syrian rebels execute Islamic State fighters while wearing the orange jumpsuits of their victims
A Syrian rebel group operating around Damascus has executed 18 alleged members of the Islamic State group in a video mimicking the extremist organisation's own productions.
Why Iran’s Kurds don’t want US sanctions to end
The head of the the largest Kurdish party operating underground in Iran says the framework deal between the US and Iran over its nuclear program is not good enough.
There are now more refugees around the world than any other time in the last 50 years
The world is breaking the wrong kinds of records.
The Islamic State is on the march in Libya
The claimed capture of Sirte is the latest in a series of bold moves by the terror group in the country.
Inside Al Jazeera: Is the pan-Arab channel a propaganda outfit or an essential voice?
Critics say Al Jazeera has compromised its coverage to meet the foreign policy needs of Qatar, its host country and financial backer.
The oil price slump that is good for America is hurting Oman
Some in the Sultanate are worried about what the future holds. 'We're sitting on a time bomb,' one economic analyst says.
6 times human rights were violated in the name of soccer
The dark side of the beautiful game.
This fake Coca-Cola ad is going viral. Will it force them to pull out of World Cup 2022 in Qatar?
It's starting to look like the only parties happy about Qatar hosting World Cup 2022 are Qatar, FIFA, and the corporations sponsoring the event.
What Qatar's migrant workers have to say about building the 2022 World Cup
Human rights groups say the Gulf country is exploiting foreign workers, failing to make good on promised labor reforms. Here's what the workers say.
The meeting at Camp David today is going to be really awkward
US President Barack Obama is hosting Arab leaders at Camp David. But who is there and who isn't has everyone talking.
Bahrain's king snubs Obama for a horse show
Observers say he's trying to send a message about the United States negotiations with Iran.
Vatican strategy promotes Pope Francis as catalyst on climate change
Francis will attend key gatherings ahead of the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris.
War and poverty deprive 21 million children of education in Middle East
One in four children in the region either are not in school or are at risk for dropping out.
Yemeni-Americans say the US has 'abandoned' them in a warzone
"We’re just trying to get to a safe zone. I don’t know exactly where that is, just any other country where there are no wars”
Iran pushes for unity government in Yemen after weeks of bloodshed
And calls for a halt to the bombing campaign.
This is the worst thing about Yemen right now
One of the poorest countries on Earth is also one of the hungriest. And it's getting a lot worse.
No refuge but the sea — fleeing Yemen's war by boat
The rocket that tore through a minivan outside the Aden Grand Hotel last week killing nine men, women and children was a clear message that it was time to leave.
The future of religion around the world, in one chart
A new report by Pew Research shows us what religious affiliations will look like in 2050.
Suspected Al Qaeda fighters seize military base in east Yemen
The suspected Al Qaeda fighters also raided local banks, broke into local government buildings and set fire to the broadcasting station.
Bahrain arrests activist Nabeel Rajab over tweets
The prominent activist was arrested for "criticizing torture in prisons" on Twitter, according to his wife.
Yemen Houthi fighters backed by tanks reach central Aden
US-YEMEN-SECURITY:Yemen Houthi fighters backed by tanks reach central Aden
Arab nations want to build a united army
But will it work?
Airstrike at Yemeni refugee camp kills 45: IOM
The strike hit the vicinity of the Mazraq refugee camp in Houthi-controlled northern Yemen, according to the International Organization for Migration.
Arab strikes on rebels hit Yemen's main airport
Saudi-led warplanes bombed Yemen's main international airport and struck a renegade troop base in the capital, as Arab leaders vowed Sunday to pummel Iranian-backed rebels until they surrender.
Here is what the people who know Yemen best have to say about it
Can the fighting in Yemen be stopped before it's too late?
Under the bombs: Yemenis recount tense night sheltering from airstrikes
Residents of the capital Sanaa and elsewhere in Yemen react to Saudi-led airstrikes.
Yemen has turned from a local conflict into a regional Cold War
Saudi-led military action against the Houthis could well be the first salvo in a more muscular response to Iran’s growing influence in the region.
How America and the West got it wrong in Yemen
Analysis: Most Yemen watchers agree the country has been falling apart at least since the United States kicked off the 2011 “Yemen Model” that the Obama administration is still hailing a success.