March 10, 2016 / Foreign Policy
Jillian Keenan
Impoverished young men have menaced the city of Zinder with rapes and murders. Now Boko Haram wants to turn their ultra-violence into a weapon of war.
March 4, 2016 / Foreign Policy
Reese Erlich
Iranians have voted out opponents of the nuclear deal. But they're still worried the United States won't live up to its side of the bargain.
March 1, 2016 / Foreign Policy
Reese Erlich
Tehran says it backs the Syrian cease-fire—but only if it can still hammer “terrorists” the West sees as the valid opposition to Assad.
July 3, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Kenneth R. Weiss
Rising sea levels will displace millions of people over the next century. In Bangladesh, the mass migration has already begun.
June 26, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Jenna Krajeski
In the refugee camps of Iraqi Kurdistan, the insurgents are not often what they seem.
June 23, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Ivan Sigal
Karachi makes headlines with spectacular terror attacks, but the city's real insecurity problems are more mundane and intractable.
May 28, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Jeffrey E. Stern
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 / Foreign Policy
Tom Hundley
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 / Foreign Policy
Jeffrey E. Stern
What Afghanistan's election monitors pack for the most pivotal—and dangerous—political contest since 2001.
March 29, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Jenna Krajeski
Turkey's hard-headed prime minister bans YouTube, as a divided country votes on his increasingly autocratic rule.
March 18, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Dimiter Kenarov, Boryana Katsarova
Intimate images from Crimea's referendum on independence. Most of the world condemned the vote as illegitimate.
March 17, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Dimiter Kenarov, Boryana Katsarova
Life imitates art in Crimea, where nothing seems real anymore except the tears and the vodka.
March 15, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Dimiter Kenarov, Boryana Katsarova
The motley Tatar self-defense units of Crimea anxiously patrol a homeland they fear will be ripped from them once again.

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