Johannes Hahn attended the West Balkans  summit in Vienna late August.  (AFP/file)
September 03, 2015 - 11:02 GMT
As the number of asylum seekers crossing Europe increases, what issues do transit countries face? Euronews interviewed Johannes Hahn, EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations on the matter of asylum seekers desperately seeking a new life.
Tony Blair reportedly arranged the infamous
September 01, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
Tony Blair reportedly tried to save Colonel Gaddafi prior to the bombing of Libya in 2011 according to new memoirs. If true, what is next?
Iraqi men hold up national flags and protest against corruption, August 28, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 10:41 GMT
Since Tunisian street vender Tarek al-Tayeb Mohamed Bouazizi set himself alight in 2011 sparking the Arab revolts, it was against corruption. Over the years, demonstrations have continued across the Middle East by why is corruption still never-ending?
US Army soldiers training Iraqi troops at the Taji base, north of Baghdad. (AFP/File)
August 26, 2015 - 08:03 GMT
According to a New York Times report, Pentagon probes claim officials have skewed reports on US military progress against Daesh.
Al Jazeera's Barry Malone said referring to people fleeing war as
August 24, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
In a very powerful statement, Al Jazeera said it would no longer use the word "migrant" to refer to people fleeing war and crossing the Mediterranean to enter Europe.
Michel Naim Aoun is a former Lebanese Army Commander and now a politician and leader of the Free Patriotic Movement. (AFP/File)
August 23, 2015 - 09:07 GMT
Over the years, many supporters stood with Aoun, seeing him as a force of change in Lebanon's trying political climate. But has Aoun become just another political elite, promising reform but failing to deliver?
A child walks past burning tires as Egyptian demonstrators battle police during a demonstration in Suez. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
August 21, 2015 - 15:11 GMT
"I left no stone unturned in the search of my beloved son."
Shiites assist an injured Sunni Muslim during clashes in Pakistan. (AFP/Aamir Qureishi)
August 20, 2015 - 08:50 GMT
The political geography of oil and minorities in Saudi Arabia and Iran highlights a fault line in the Sunni-Shiite divide at the core of violent transition in the Middle East.
World leaders and human rights groups need to turn their full attention on Syria. (AFP/File)
August 18, 2015 - 06:31 GMT
Syrians have enough problems on their doorsteps. Terrorism, civil war, conflict and the growing refugee crisis. The world needs to make this a priority.
Many LGBT Syrians escape to find refuge in Turkey's capital, where at least an annual gay pride parade shows the community's presence. (AFP/File)
August 16, 2015 - 07:20 GMT
Turkey isn't the greatest place to go, but it's a start.
American Kayla Mueller was 26 when she was captured by Daesh, but she shared a room with a 14-year-old Yazidi girl who eventually escaped. (AFP/Mueller family)
August 15, 2015 - 10:47 GMT
American Kayla Mueller was 26 when she was captured by Daesh, but she shared a room with a 14-year-old Yazidi girl who eventually escaped.