February 16, 2015
Crimea is no longer celebrating its reunion with Russia.
February 8, 2015 /
No tourists, frightened Tatars, and Russians have taken all the jobs. Welcome to Crimea in winter.
January 19, 2015 /
Ukrainians thought that, post-Maidan, their country would start to look more like Europe. But for members of the LGBT community, things may have even gotten worse.
January 14, 2015 /
After massive demonstrations and new elections, Ukrainians say they are ready for democratic reforms. But that won’t be easy, given the history of corruption and a war in the east.
January 12, 2015
Life imitates art in Vladimir Putin's Crimea.
January 6, 2015 /
Virginia Quarterly Review
Two performances seem to be taking place in parallel: one inside the theater with actors, and another in the streets outside with soldiers in green balaclavas and no recognizable insignia.
January 4, 2015 /
In 1976 it looked like a good idea: divert the waters of the Danube into a salt-water lagoon on Ukraine's Black Sea coast. But the result has been a human and environmental disaster on an epic scale.
January 2, 2015 /
For many Syrians, Russia was a second motherland, thanks to longtime ties between Damascus and Moscow. But since the Syrian war began, Syrians have discovered Russia is a trap.
December 28, 2014
The Pulitzer Center staff shares favorite images from 2014.
December 16, 2014 /
Georgii, a resident of Crimea, struggled with drug addiction for years before finding a solution in opioid substitution therapy (OST). But when Russia annexed the peninsula, it dismantled the program...