June 26, 2014 / The Guardian
James Harkin
Parents anxiously await news of their teenaged sons who were kidnapped from bus by Islamic militants in Syria.
June 26, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Jenna Krajeski
In the refugee camps of Iraqi Kurdistan, the insurgents are not often what they seem.
Image by James Harkin. Turkey, 2014.
June 26, 2014 /
James Harkin
How some of northern Syria’s children are being reared into a life of praying and jihad by a new kind of puritanical islamist group called the Islamic State of Iraq and Sham.
February 10, 2012 / The Atlantic
Yochi Dreazen
Iraq's minister of tourism and antiquities wants you to take a post-war vacation, where you can see ancient monasteries and Saddam's old palaces.
January 3, 2012 / The Indypendent
David Enders
The U.S. military has withdrawn on schedule, but many issues remain unresolved in Iraq. These range from massive numbers of displaced people to lingering sectarian conflict.
December 16, 2011
Tom Hundley
Senior Editor Tom Hundley highlights Pulitzer Center reporting projects on Belarus, Europe's last dictatorship, and Iraq.
December 12, 2011 / McClatchy
David Enders
Almost 2 million Iraqis have been displaced. The government maintains that the situation is improving, but sectarian violence persists and many feel it is unsafe to return home.
November 21, 2011 / Untold Stories
David Enders
In October, Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri Al-Maliki ordered all the Kurdish flags to be taken down in Khanaqin, a city with a largely Kurdish population. That only caused a proliferation of Kurdish flags...
November 21, 2011 / Untold Stories
David Enders
The Iraqi government has cut food rations, upsetting many citizens who rely on government support to feed their families.
November 7, 2011 / Untold Stories
David Enders
A ceasefire between Iran and the Kurdish rebel group PJAK went into effect on Sept. 5. But villagers in Iraq, displaced by years of fighting, said they are not convinced it will last.
October 28, 2011 / The Nation
David Enders
Sectarian tensions are still running high in Iraq. David Enders reports from the "Baghdad Belt" on the state of Iraq as US troops prepare to withdraw.
October 26, 2011 / Untold Stories
David Enders
Pulitzer grantee David Enders shares his thoughts on religious reconciliation at a conference in Baghdad—a scenario that would have been highly unlikely three years ago.
Arab residents of a neighborhood in Mosul, Iraq.
October 24, 2011 / Free Speech Radio
David Enders
Iraq has one of the worst displacement problems in the world--more than 1.3 million people remain displaced and many Kurdish refugees say the government has done nothing to help them.