October 24, 2014 / Untold Stories
James Harkin
Propaganda images of children at ISIS facilities and children in ISIS dawah (outreach) projects in ISIS-controlled areas of Syria and Iraq.
September 30, 2014 / The New York Times
Jenna Krajeski, Sebastian Meyer
When the Islamic State threatened Kirkuk's borders, Kurdish peshmerga rushed in to protect it. But some of the city's residents see the presence of Kurdish forces as an occupying force.
September 30, 2014 / Harper's
Jenna Krajeski, Sebastian Meyer
When the Islamic State pushed Iraqi Christians from their homes, many fled to Erbil in Iraqi Kurdistan. There, some sought refuge in the concrete frame of a future shopping mall.
September 25, 2013 / The New York Review of Books
Alisa Roth, Hugh Eakin
These photos show the range of living conditions for Syrian refugees in Turkey, Jordan, Lebanon, and Iraq. Although much attention has been focused on camps, most struggle to survive on their own.
August 29, 2013 / The New York Review of Books
Hugh Eakin
While the dramatic images of refugees pouring into Northern Iraq are new, Northern Iraq’s troubled relations with Syria—and Syria’s Kurds—are not.
March 23, 2013 / The Atlantic
Jenna Krajeski
They love George W. Bush for liberating them, but the region's relative stability might not last.
January 31, 2013 / The Atlantic
Jenna Krajeski
For Kurdish women in Turkey, guerilla tactics can offer a way out.
January 7, 2013 / The Caravan
Jenna Krajeski
Erbil's booming development and bright future threaten Kurdish cultural history even while efforts are made to preserve it. In the center of all this is the city's ancient citadel.
October 16, 2012 / Untold Stories
Jenna Krajeski
As Syrian Kurds seek refuge in Iraqi Kurdistan, their future remains unclear. Will they return to Syria? Or will they become, like the Turkish Kurds in nearby Makhmour Camp, permanent refugees?
September 23, 2012 / The New Yorker
Jenna Krajeski
In Iraq's Domiz Refugee Camp, Syrian refugees are preparing to fight for their country: Kurdistan.
September 20, 2012 / Untold Stories
Jenna Krajeski
Erbil in Iraqi Kurdistan is booming and there is plenty to buy, from trinkets in the old bazaar to designer clothing in the Family Mall. But there are some things hard to find: local products.
August 29, 2012 / Untold Stories
Jenna Krajeski
While Turkey's Kurds see hope across the border in Iraqi Kurdistan, the region's veteran transplants remain skeptical about the future of Kurdistan.
August 15, 2012 / Untold Stories
Jenna Krajeski
For Kurds in Iraq, Turkey's Kurdish region is famous for two things: decades of armed resistance to the Turkish state and excellent hospitals.

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