September 17, 2014 / Voice of America
Sebastian Meyer
Thousands of Iraqi Christians have fled their homes ahead of the Islamic State onslaught. Despite U.S. airstrikes, the prospect of these refugees returning is very low.
September 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
James Harkin
The Islamic State (ISIS) is recruiting increasing numbers of displaced Syrian youth. In many ways, it operates as a darkly militant variant of youth culture rebellion.
September 16, 2014 / Newsweek
James Harkin
Since the first week of July, Kobani has been under intense attack on all fronts. Though the results of the campaign are inconclusive, it’s clear that the Islamists are making incremental gains.
Image by Caryle Murphy. Saudi Arabia, 2014.
April 1, 2014
Caryle Murphy
Saudi Arabia's religious landscape is evolving, posing challenges to the ultraconservative version of Islam on which the kingdom was founded. What will that mean for its future governance?
March 31, 2014
Tom Hundley
Drone warfare—cheap, easy and deadly—is likely to write the next chapter of the Arab-Israeli conflict.
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 27, 2014 / The New Republic
Yochi Dreazen
With technology supplied by Iran, the next Arab-Israeli war might just be in the hands of the drones.
March 7, 2014 / The Nation
Jenna Krajeski
The past nine months have brought massive anti-government protests and corruption investigations, but will it be enough to unseat Turkey's government?
March 5, 2014 / PBS NewsHour
David Rohde
Pulitzer Center Board Member David Rohde discusses the threats that journalists working internationally face.
February 15, 2014 / The New Yorker
Jenna Krajeski
Faced with the threat of mounting Internet censorship, Turkey looks to President Abdullah Gül.
February 13, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jenna Krajeski
A few days after Azeri journalist Mahir Zeynalov is deported by the Turkish government, Today's Zaman tries to tell its story.
January 22, 2014 / Reuters
David Rohde
As the conflict destabilizes Syria, Washington must finally face the hard choice: Either compromise with Iran, or decisively support and arm the rebels.
January 20, 2014 / Truthdig
Reese Erlich
The Syrian peace talks in Switzerland are mired in turmoil and controversy before they even began.

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