Region

Eurasia

Syrian Refugees Can’t Go Home

With Syria engulfed in civil war, here are four stories of families struggling to stay together.

Crimea: Irina's Story

Irina, a drug user for almost 30 years, is one of those most at risk following Russia's annexation of Crimea.

Crimean LGBT Community in Transition

With Russia annexing Crimea, life has changed for everyone in the LGBT community. Some have left Crimea, while others are adjusting to the new realities of homophobic Russia.

Ukraine's Dead Sea

Kuyalnik Estuary is a large brackish lake on the outskirts of Odessa, Ukraine, and home to one of the country's oldest sanatoriums. Today it is on the brink of environmental disaster.

Letter from Hatay, Turkey

Hatay, a region that has experienced a confluence of religion, ethnicity and race for thousands of years, is now dominated by an influx of Syrian refugees, increasing sectarian tensions.