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Patients with chest injuries strengthen their lung capacity with water bottles in the physical therapy room at the Emergency hospital in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan. Image by Paula Bronstein. Afghanistan, 2015.
June 29, 2016 / Time
Paula Bronstein
Paula Bronstein documents the heavy price paid by civilians in Afghanistan's endless war.
Entebbe Airport image
June 28, 2016 / The New Yorker
Helen Epstein
In 1971, Israel believed that Ugandan military officer Idi Amin would serve as loyal ally. It soon learned otherwise.
Hezbollah Funeral
June 24, 2016 / Foreign Policy
James Harkin
In Assad-controlled regions of Syria, the Lebanese group is making friends, influencing militias, and developing a new model of asymmetric warfare.
Syrian Army Sniper.
June 24, 2016 / Prospect Magazine
James Harkin
The country needs more than the absence of war—Syrians desperately need economic opportunity.
Syria's war has left the country without eligible men
June 22, 2016 / Daily Mail
James Harkin
Damascus and other Syrian cities have seen a decline in number of men.
June 16, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Alexandria Bombach
This week's news on all things Pulitzer Center Education.
June 14, 2016
Tom Hundley, Alexandria Bombach
How does one make the choice to leave home?
June 10, 2016 / Untold Stories
Dominic Bracco II
Ciudad Juarez's judicial system has seen institutional improvements in a very short time, but more could be done to decrease pretrial detentions.
June 9, 2016 / The New York Times
Alexandria Bombach
For Afghans who are struggling with the question of whether to leave or stay in their country, the debate goes beyond wanting to improve their lives — it is about survival.
June 8, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Laura Flanders
This week's news bite lesson explores the challenges facing Ireland in the face of the 100-year anniversary of Easter Rising, a rebellion that planted seeds for Ireland's ultimate division into the...
June 7, 2016
Alice Su
China's Muslim minorities make up only two percent of the population, but comprise 20 million people. How do they relate to Islam, the state, the majority Han Chinese and one another?
Woman reading Koran
June 7, 2016 / Deutsche Welle
Jodi Hilton
The month-long Muslim holiday of Ramadan began this week. In a camp of about 800, refugees from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan celebrate with what little they have.

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