June 23, 2014 /
Karachi makes headlines with spectacular terror attacks, but the city's real insecurity problems are more mundane and intractable.
May 28, 2014 /
The seventh in Jeffrey Stern's series of oral histories from Afghans preparing for life as US and NATO forces leave Afghanistan. With special guest contributor Moh. Sayed Madadi.
April 11, 2014 /
Why the surprising Philippine Supreme Court ruling on reproductive health rights is a big win for women — and a blow to the Catholic Church.
March 31, 2014 /
What Afghanistan's election monitors pack for the most pivotal—and dangerous—political contest since 2001.
March 29, 2014 /
Turkey's hard-headed prime minister bans YouTube, as a divided country votes on his increasingly autocratic rule.
March 18, 2014 /
Intimate images from Crimea's referendum on independence. Most of the world condemned the vote as illegitimate.
March 17, 2014 /
Life imitates art in Crimea, where nothing seems real anymore except the tears and the vodka.
March 15, 2014 /
The motley Tatar self-defense units of Crimea anxiously patrol a homeland they fear will be ripped from them once again.
March 11, 2014 /
The last stand of Crimea’s pro-Ukraine movement.
March 6, 2014 /
The angry Russian pensioners of Simferopol would rather have the old Soviet dictatorship than European democracy.