Articles by Anissa Haddadi
The Islamist militants Boko Haram unleash wave of attacks in cxity of Damaturu amid mounting criticisism of President Goodluck Jonathan trip to Brazil for a UN conference.
Pakistan claims arrest of French man accused of being al-Qaeda militant but stories emerge that he was killed in US drone strike in 2010.
Four people held hostage in bank in southwestern city of Toulouse by man claiming to be al-Qaeda operative.
Ivoirian leader will work with Israel on repatriation of Côte D'Ivoire nationals who entered the country illegally.
MV Alaed loses insurance over Bashar al-Assad arms cargo and is forced to turn around off coast of Scotland.
Aung San Suu Kyi, who spent 15 years of the last 24 years under house arrest in Myanmar, returns to hero's welcome in UK.
Korean Air removes offensive ad from website promoting direct flight service from Seoul to Nairobi.
Two surviving defendants have seven days to appeal against sentence for crime that sparked wave of sectarian violence in Rakhine state.
Israel kicks out more than 120 South Sudanese in first stage of process that could see thousands of unauthorised African migrants forced out.
Controversial president Ahmadinejad will step down at end of second term in office in 2013.
Le Pen dynasty continues into third generation as Marion Maréchal-Le Pen, Marine Le Pen's niece, wins one of Front National party's two parliamentary seats.
Shiite students targeted in sectarian violence as car bomb explodes near university bus in Quetta, Pakistan.
Racist practices in Haiti's colonial history depicted in series of photographs by Leah Gordon.
Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad reiterates compromise offer but officials deny Iran ready to abandon programme
Calls for demonstrations amid fears of soft coup engineered by judiciary largely unheeded.
EU's European Council targets regime with ban on export of luxury and 'dual-use' items to Syria.
More than 20 dead and 30,000 villagers displaced as ethnic violence erupts across western coastal region.
Syrian forces use sexual violence as terror tactic weapon against jailed protesters, Human Right Watch says.
Amnesty International accuses UN Security Council of dithering while Syrian regime acts with impunity against its own people and human rights crisis unfolds.
Conflicting reports on constitutional court ruling on validity of parliamentary elections raise doubts about Arab Spring progress.