July 25, 2014 / Al Jazeera America by Alice Su

Jordan hosts refugees from not only Syria but also Iraq, Sudan, Somalia, Palestine and more. Most of these refugees are in cities, not camps, and stay not for days, but years. How will Jordan respond...

July 23, 2014 / The New York Review of Books by Richard Bernstein

Thailand is being ruled by a military junta for the 19th time since 1932, but this time some Thais may not meekly go along; Bangkok's motorcycle taxi drivers show why.

July 23, 2014 / Untold Stories by Joshua Hammer

A journey by road, ferry, and military plane across northern Mali reveals the scars of the jihadist occupation—and signs of a still-smoldering conflict.

July 22, 2014 / The Atlantic by Alice Su

Jordan’s real crisis is not the threat of encroaching extremism, but the grinding weight of hosting victims from the region’s various humanitarian emergencies. How much longer can the Kingdom last?

July 16, 2014 / Harper's Magazine by Jenna Krajeski

Multiple cameras recorded the moment of Turkish protester Ahmet Atakan's death, but does the footage prove anything?

July 15, 2014 / BBC by Alice Su

Jordan hosts 29,000 Iraqi refugees, new and old. As media attention shifts to the huge Syrian influx, Iraqis spend months or years limbo, struggling to get by without assistance.

July 8, 2014 / The Atavist by Lukas Augustin, Niklas Schenck

After the horror of genocide in Rwanda, friends and families begin the process of reconciliation with the perpetrators.

July 8, 2014 / Foreign Policy by Yigal Schleifer

As Hungary's populist right-wing government fights off its challenger from the extreme right, culture and historical memory have become the battleground.

June 26, 2014 / The Guardian by 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 by Jenna Krajeski

In the refugee camps of Iraqi Kurdistan, the insurgents are not often what they seem.

June 24, 2014 / The Nation by Jenna Krajeski

Oil-rich and ethnically divided, Kirkuk is one of Iraq's most fought over cities. With ISIS moving along its border, Kirkuk finds itself yet again at the center of conflict.

June 23, 2014 / Foreign Policy by Ivan Sigal

Karachi makes headlines with spectacular terror attacks, but the city's real insecurity problems are more mundane and intractable.