Location: Asia

Mukhtar Mai – Gang Rape as Honor Punishments in Pakistan

Pakistani women’s rights advocate Mukhtar Mai tells the horrifying story of how she became the victim of honor punishment in 2002, when

Lidia Yusupova – Working as a Journalist and Lawyer in Chechnya

Lidia Yusupova shares her harrowing experiences working as a journalist and a lawyer in Chechnya. She recounts the horrors she witnessed during

Park Sang Hak – Torture, Executions, Slavery in North Korea

North Korean defector and democracy activist Park Sang Hak exposes the severity of the human rights atrocities in North Korea. Park discusses

UN Permanent Observer Organisations in Asia

This is a list of all Intergovernmental organizations and other entity’s that currently have permanent offices at the United Nations (UN) headquarters,

UN Permanent Observer Organisations in The Middle East

This is a list of all Intergovernmental organizations and other entity’s that currently have permanent offices at the United Nations (UN) headquarters,

United Nations Non-Member Observer States in Asia

This is a list of all non-member nations/countries situated in Asia which currently have permanent offices at the United Nations (UN) headquarters.

United Nations Non-Member Observer States in The Middle East

This is a list of all non-member nations/countries situated in the Middle East which currently have permanent offices at the United Nations

Lisa Kristine – Photos that Bear Witness to Modern Slavery

For the past two years, photographer Lisa Kristine has traveled the world, documenting the unbearably harsh realities of modern-day slavery. She shares

Death of Aleppo – Life Amid the On-Going Conflict and Destruction

The ‘Al-Jazeera World’ team investigates the turmoil within the everyday lives of Aleppo residents – living in Syria’s largest city – whilst

Analysis of BBC Radio 4 Interview with Israeli Defence Minister

BBC News reaches 81% of the UK every week via tv, radio and online articles. That is a huge number of people

Bill Hicks – Revelations [The Uncut Version]

This is the 1993 performance by Bill Hicks at the Dominion Theatre in London, which was given the title of ‘Revelations’. There’s

Robert Newman – A History Of Oil

Robert Newman gets to grips with the wars and politics of the last hundred years – but rather than adhering to the

From Caliban to the Taliban: 500 Years of Humanitarian Intervention

From Caliban To The Taliban – 500 Years Of Humanitarian Intervention, is a tale of capitalist expansion down through the ages, coupled

[Assassinated] Abdulkarim Al-Khaiwani – Yemen’s Assault on Media

Yemeni journalist Abdulkarim al-Khaiwani tells the audience about the war currently being waged against journalists in Yemen by the government of President

Kurdish Female Fighters Battle ISIL and Stereotypes

Al-Jazeera’s On The Stream program covers an interesting development within the current fighting that is going on in the Middle East –
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