January 12, 2016 /
The New Yorker
On the border of ISIS territory, Iraqi civilians fight for their survival.
January 12, 2016
Jason Motlagh reports on the battle against Boko Haram guerrillas, the aftermath of their reign and the underlying social and economic factors that fueled their rise.
January 11, 2016
This year, a force comprised of Iraqi soldiers, Iranian-backed militias, Kurdish peshmerga, and Sunni police will attempt to retake Mosul, Iraq's second largest city, from the Islamic State, or ISIS.
January 11, 2016 /
Christian Science Monitor
Garissa University was intended to bring opportunity to long-marginalized northern Kenya when it opened in 2011. Its reopening after Al Shabab's 2015 attack provides a second chance to get it right.
December 23, 2015
Al Shabab targeted non-Somali Kenyans in the northeast, sending them fleeing to safer parts of Kenya. Now the region must stand on its own.
November 24, 2015 /
Syrian refugees on Lesbos head to Europe in search of "peace and security."
November 17, 2015 /
Growing anti-immigrant sentiment in the wake of the Paris attacks could put stress on the Greek island of Lesbos, where 3,000 refugees arrive each day.
November 2, 2015
Pulitzer Center grantee speaks on the global effects of the international refugee crisis given her perspective as a freelance journalist based in Istanbul, Turkey.
October 30, 2015
Karachi, Pakistan's largest city, is home to a virulent breed of gangster politics.
September 21, 2015 /
Teaching peace—a week with volunteers on Syria's border.