April 14, 2014 / Al Monitor
Caryle Murphy
Although Saudis welcomed the elevation of Prince Muqrin, 68, many wonder whether a younger, more energetic leadership might be better equipped to handle future economic and development challenges.
April 14, 2014 / GlobalPost
Caryle Murphy
Syria, Iran, Egypt and oil are pushing the US and Saudi Arabia apart, as President Obama's recent cool reception the kingdom showed.
April 3, 2014 / Untold Stories
Caryle Murphy
With technology bringing the outside world in, attitudes toward religion are changing in Saudi Arabia.
December 30, 2013
Tom Hundley
Each day, tens of thousands of children risk their lives working in small-scale gold mines around the world.
December 27, 2013
Meghan Dhaliwal
The Pulitzer Center staff shares favorite images from 2013.
Atlas of Pentecostalism
December 27, 2013
Bregtje van der Haak, Richard Vijgen
An interactive visual guide to the world's most rapidly growing religious movement.
December 25, 2013 / GlobalPost
Reese Erlich
Once a safe haven for Middle Eastern Christians, Syria has become a place where Christians are targeted for kidnapping and murder.
December 18, 2013 / GlobalPost
Reese Erlich
Ultra-conservative Muslims are divided on the role of violence in a war marked by religious divisions.
December 18, 2013 / GlobalPost
Reese Erlich
US-supported rebels are losing ground to both ultra-conservative Islamist rebels and the Assad regime.
December 16, 2013 / Deutsche Welle
Reese Erlich
Syrian Christians now fear extremist rebels more than the government. Reese Erlich reports on shifting attitudes among the country's Christian minority.
December 16, 2013
Tom Hundley
To have female sales clerks staff the ladies lingerie department would seem like a no-brainer, except that it took a royal decree two years ago by King Abdullah to make it happen in Saudi Arabia.
December 16, 2013 / The New Yorker
Katherine Zoepf, Kate Brooks
Selling lingerie in Saudi Arabia and the stirrings of a quiet revolution.
December 15, 2013 / The Daily Beast
Lauren E. Bohn
The Old Cataract Hotel in Aswan has played grand host to the likes of Churchill, Mitterrand and Agatha Christie—but in the wake of Egypt’s revolution, it’s facing a slow death on the Nile.

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