The EU’s asylum policies are failing. And conditions in Greece are so bad, many desperate Syrians see no other option.
Young Iranians are the backbone of Iran's reformist movement. But they are as likely to be interested in the latest smart phone app as in reformist candidates for parliament.
Iranian reformists hope that the nuclear deal will liberalize the country's domestic politics.
Several prominent right-wing websites have attacked Reese Erlich's reporting about Jews in Iran. They can't accept the notion that Jews might support the Iran nuclear agreement.
What attracts a young Saudi to join IS? The Kingdom is seeking answers—and fighting back. Part two in a series on the Islamic State and Saudi Arabia.
A two-part series examining how big a threat the Islamic State poses to Saudi Arabia—and how the Kingdom is fighting back.
During the Ebola outbreak, but also before, foreign assistance largely dodged national health systems—including the workforce that comprised them. The WHO's Jim Campbell explains.
Saudis largely do not support IS, but the fraction who do pose a serious threat.
Alberta's Fort Chipewyan is experiencing an unusual incidence of a rare form of cancer. Its fish are showing up with odd deformities. Could these incidents be caused by the tar sands mines upstream?
Foreign aid donors are making progress—and mistakes—but many Haitians say the country's leadership is failing to deliver.
Saudi law dictates that women be legally controlled for their entire lives by a male guardian. Women victimized by their guardians usually find little protection in court.
Lake Turkana is the world's biggest desert lake, a vital source of life for humans and animals alike. But its lifeline is about to be cut by a push for development.