September 2, 2016 /
Elisabeth Zerofsky
The French government is pouring money into developing new "deradicalization" programs for French youth. But does anyone really know how to "deradicalize" someone?
Beginning in September, the Chateau de Pontourny will be used for France's first ever Center for Reintegration and Citizenship, a residential center for the prevention of radicalization. Image by Elisabeth Zerofsky. France, 2016.
September 1, 2016 / Foreign Policy
Elisabeth Zerofsky
France is rolling out an experimental center to de-radicalize homegrown extremists. The problem is no one really knows how to stop a terrorist before he picks up a gun.
Mosque of Shaikh Mohammed Abdel Kareem in Al Jirief west area
August 24, 2016 /
Kira Zalan
Blacklisted as a state sponsor of terror, Sudan is waging its own fight against the Islamic State group. Can a government that's based itself in Islamist rhetoric part with its past and stay in power...
Fractured Lands
August 16, 2016 / Democracy Now
Scott Anderson
"Fractured Lands" author Scott Anderson speaks with Democracy Now! about reporting for this project.
August 12, 2016 / The New York Times
Ben Solomon
Go inside the re-capture of Falluja with Ben Solomon's virtual-reality video for "Fractured Lands."
Sinjar, Iraq. Image by Paolo Pellegrin. Iraq, 2016.
August 11, 2016
Scott Anderson, Paolo Pellegrin
Scott Anderson discusses how he chronicles the lives of six people to tell the story of the collapse of the Middle East. "We're all living with the fall-out of what has happened in this region."
Black and white image of children in silhoutte from an IDP camp in Iraq.
August 11, 2016
Scott Anderson, Ben Solomon, Paolo Pellegrin
The unraveling of the modern Middle East, from the Iraq War to the rise of ISIS and the global refugee crisis. A landmark collaboration with The New York Times Magazine.
August 10, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Jane Darby Menton, Mark Schulte
Connect students to this gripping modern history of the Middle East with lesson plans for K-12 and university students.
Rangers employed by the Chinko Project, in eastern Central African Republic, set out on a morning patrol to look for poachers and armed cattle herders.
July 12, 2016
Elliott Woods
With a population numbering just 5 million, Central African Republic is a microcosm of sub-Saharan Africa's most enduring political and humanitarian crises. It is also the site of one of the...
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.
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?
May 21, 2016 / Foreign Policy
Will Swanson, Ariel Zirulnick
Meet the khat-chewing, rifle-toting volunteer army that forms Kenya’s first line of defense against the Somali terrorist group.
May 5, 2016 / Haaretz
Uri Blau
Following Uri Blau's investigation, Israeli nonprofit stopped providing aid to families of Jews accused of violent attacks against Palestinians.

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