Biden, Kadhimi seal agreement to end US combat mission in Iraq

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Biden, Kadhimi seal agreement to end US combat mission in Iraq” – below is their description. President Joe Biden and Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi have agreed to formally end the US combat mission in Iraq by the end of 2021, 18 years since US troops were … Read more Biden, Kadhimi seal agreement to end US combat mission in Iraq

Clarity over US troops in Iraq to dominate Biden-Kadhimi meeting

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Clarity over US troops in Iraq to dominate Biden-Kadhimi meeting” – below is their description. Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Khadimi will meet US President Joe Biden at the White House later on Monday. High on the agenda is the US troop withdrawal from Iraq. Pentagon officials maintain … Read more Clarity over US troops in Iraq to dominate Biden-Kadhimi meeting

Eid al-Adha marred by deadly violence claimed by ISIL in Iraq

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Eid al-Adha marred by deadly violence claimed by ISIL in Iraq” – below is their description. Muslims across the world are marking Eid al-Adha, the holiest feast of sacrifice. In Iraq, the holiday has already been marred by violence. A bomb attack has killed at least 31 … Read more Eid al-Adha marred by deadly violence claimed by ISIL in Iraq

Iraq: Bomb blast kills at least 35 people in Baghdad

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Iraq: Bomb blast kills at least 35 people in Baghdad” – below is their description. A suicide bomber killed at least 35 people and wounded dozens in a Sadr City market in Baghdad on Monday. The third attack in this packed neighbourhood in the Iraqi capital comes … Read more Iraq: Bomb blast kills at least 35 people in Baghdad

Should families of foreign ISIL fighters be able to return home? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Should families of foreign ISIL fighters be able to return home? | Inside Story” – below is their description. Two years since ISIL was defeated in Syria, thousands of foreign fighters and their families remain stuck in camps. They include women and children from Europe who followed … Read more Should families of foreign ISIL fighters be able to return home? | Inside Story

France’s top court to decide on war crime charges against Lafarge

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “France’s top court to decide on war crime charges against Lafarge” – below is their description. A Criminal Court of Appeal in France is expected to decide whether one of the country’s largest companies can be investigated for its role in the Syrian war. Since 2017, judges … Read more France’s top court to decide on war crime charges against Lafarge

France to pull more than 2,000 troops from Africa’s Sahel region

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “France to pull more than 2,000 troops from Africa’s Sahel region” – below is their description. France will soon begin reshaping its military presence in the Sahel region of West Africa by reducing its number of soldiers there by half. But President Emmanuel Macron insists his country … Read more France to pull more than 2,000 troops from Africa’s Sahel region

Mental health crisis plaques Mozambique displaced children

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mental health crisis plaques Mozambique displaced children” – below is their description. Hundreds of thousands of children and their families have been displaced in the conflict in northern Mozambique. Mozambique’s government has been fighting armed groups linked to ISIL (ISIS) in Cabo Delgado since 2017. Aid workers … Read more Mental health crisis plaques Mozambique displaced children

Italy calls for African task force to tackle growing ISIL threat

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Italy calls for African task force to tackle growing ISIL threat” – below is their description. Italy’s Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio has proposed setting up an international task force to counter the threat of ISIL (ISIS) in West Africa’s Sahel region. The US secretary of state … Read more Italy calls for African task force to tackle growing ISIL threat

Shamima Begum tells British filmmaker ‘people need to understand the situation I was in’

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Shamima Begum tells British filmmaker ‘people need to understand the situation I was in’” – below is their description. Shamima Begam, the former Islamic State bride, who ran away to Syria when she was 15, has suggested the public should understand the situation she was in when she … Read more Shamima Begum tells British filmmaker ‘people need to understand the situation I was in’

Thousands of Iraq’s IDPs say they are being forced to leave camps

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Thousands of Iraq’s IDPs say they are being forced to leave camps” – below is their description. Iraq’s government is closing the last displacement camps under its control. Tens of thousands who fled ISIL (ISIS) are being forced to relocate. Authorities have said they want to reintegrate … Read more Thousands of Iraq’s IDPs say they are being forced to leave camps

Seven killed in twin van bomb blasts in Afghanistan’s Kabul

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Seven killed in twin van bomb blasts in Afghanistan’s Kabul” – below is their description. In Afghanistan, at least seven people were killed by two explosions a couple of kilometres apart in the capital Kabul. Many living in the targeted neighbourhood are from the Hazara ethnic community, … Read more Seven killed in twin van bomb blasts in Afghanistan’s Kabul

ECOWAS suspends Mali over second coup in nine months

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “ECOWAS suspends Mali over second coup in nine months” – below is their description. West African leaders from the regional group ECOWAS have suspended Mali from the bloc but did not impose new sanctions as they were afraid of worsening the country’s security situation. They met interim … Read more ECOWAS suspends Mali over second coup in nine months

Philippines: Pace of rebuilding in Marawi criticised years after conflict

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Philippines: Pace of rebuilding in Marawi criticised years after conflict” – below is their description. The Philippines is marking four years since a large-scale military operation against an armed group in the battle of Marawi, which saw government forces fight ISIL-affiliated rebels for more than five months. … Read more Philippines: Pace of rebuilding in Marawi criticised years after conflict

UN: ISIL Crimes Against Yazidis Constitute Genocide

United Nations published this video item, entitled “UN: ISIL Crimes Against Yazidis Constitute Genocide” – below is their description. Genocide – no crime is more atrocious. A new United Nations finding concludes that the Yazidi community in Iraq suffered genocide at the hands of the ISIL terror network in Iraq in 2014. Hear from the … Read more UN: ISIL Crimes Against Yazidis Constitute Genocide