September 6, 2016 /
In Cambodia and across the remote forests of the world, a rising boom in the illegal sale of wood, land, and minerals has turned the environmental beat into a new kind of conflict journalism.
August 9, 2016 /
Since Hugo Chávez's death in March 2013, Venezuela has spiraled into a crisis. Now as the social, economic and political deadlock deepen, the future seems ever more uncertain.
July 12, 2016 /
Paraguay is the largest marijuana producing nation in South America, and it's government is fighting an old school war to stop the cultivation, sparking corruption and human rights abuses.
April 19, 2016 /
Iran has been unable to repatriate most of the sanctions money.
March 21, 2016 /
European corporations are looking at huge potential profits in Iran while US counterparts are hobbled by continuing, unilateral sanctions prohibiting trade.
February 26, 2016 /
Young voters will play a key role in the outcome of Iran's parliamentary elections
August 28, 2015 /
The West has long portrayed Iran as an aggressive supporter of terrorism. But Iranians see themselves as victims of terrorist attacks by the West. So who's the bad guy?
August 13, 2015 /
The US and European powers claimed to impose "smart sanctions" that only punished Iran's leaders. In reality, that's not how it worked.
August 11, 2015 /
In 2009, Sri Lanka's Tamil minority suffered terrible crimes at the hands of the Sri Lankan government. Now, photographic and video evidence is surfacing.
June 3, 2015 /
Sebastian Meyer profiles a family of displaced Yazidis refugees in northern Iraq who make a potentially lethal living running a small oil refinery.