March 2, 2015 / Al Monitor
Caryle Murphy
Saudi women are unsure whether the new King Salman will reverse the limited gains in women's rights made under King Abdullah.
March 2, 2015 / GlobalPost
Caryle Murphy
Saudis largely do not support IS, but the fraction who do pose a serious threat.
February 26, 2015 / Foreign Policy
Caryle Murphy
Is King Salman's new court a breath of fresh air—or is it reactionaries looking to take the country back in time?
September 2, 2014 / Voice of America
Sebastian Meyer
In Iraq, hundreds of Shi'ite Turkmen have fled the town of Amerli seeking refuge in Kirkuk. Despite recent military gains after U.S. airstrikes, the situation remains dire for Amerli’s residents.
September 2, 2014 / NPR
Jenna Krajeski, Sebastian Meyer
The U.S. military's attention to PTSD is well-documented but Kurdish fighters living with the same disorder haven't received nearly as much care. Arun Rath talks to journalist Jenna Krajeski.
August 28, 2014 / Untold Stories
Adrian Fadil
With limited resources and threatened by settler violence, Palestinian herding families living in the South Hebron Hills are struggling to survive.
August 27, 2014 / Prospect
James Harkin
Blood and treasure: Syria's archeological treasures at risk as war goes on.
August 21, 2014 / Vanity Fair
James Harkin
The most dangerous place in the world for journalists is Syria, where dozens have been killed or kidnapped.
August 21, 2014 / Reuters
David Rohde
European governments pay ransoms for the release of hostages held by terrorists. The U.S. does not. What that gap means for Americans like journalist James Foley.
August 20, 2014 / The Atlantic
Alice Su
Amid the millions of refugees from Syria flooding into Lebanon and Jordan, one minority group is the most marginalized of all. Palestinians are refugees with literally nowhere to go.
August 19, 2014 / Harper's
Jenna Krajeski
In Iraq's Kurdistan a small mental health clinic deals with the consequences of multiple traumas over many years.
August 14, 2014 / Sada
Alice Su
Jordan’s attempt to prioritize Syrian and Iraqis refugees leaves its other asylum seekers underserved.
August 13, 2014 / The New Republic
Jenna Krajeski
When Sunni militants with the Islamic State pushed into northern Iraq, Kurdish peshmerga were tasked with fighting them. But the peshmerga have not always represented a unified Kurdistan.

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