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Iraq: More than a month of anti-regime protests
Iraq: More than a month of anti-regime protests
Anti-government protests that started in Iraq on October 1 have escalated into countrywide deadly clashes and demands for the government to resign....
Refugees in Greece face rising hostility
Refugees in Greece face rising hostility
Karim* stands outside what used to be his front door. Now it is bricked up and someone has drawn a menacing black padlock, taller than a man, on...
Iraq cut the internet, and the economy suffered
Iraq cut the internet, and the economy suffered
When anti-government demonstrations shook Iraq, authorities cut the internet to disconnect protesters and slow sharing of bloody images — a...
Mobile cinema brings movie magic to Syria Kurd children
Mobile cinema brings movie magic to Syria Kurd children
In a schoolyard of rural northeastern Syria, boys and girls break out into giggles watching Charlie Chaplin's pranks, a rare treat thanks to a...
In limbo: ‘Isis children’ in prison
In limbo: ‘Isis children’ in prison
Erbil, Iraq — ‘Every minute I’m in this prison all I think about is how to escape,” said Abdul. Slouched in a plastic chair in the...
Someone is defending SA’s transition
Someone is defending SA’s transition
When political transitions work: Reconciliation as interdependence by Fanie du Toit (Oxford University Press)
Military ignored Mosul war-wounded
Military ignored Mosul war-wounded
It was a United States-led, 72-nation military coalition, including the Iraqi Army,and their enemy the Islamic State group that ensured the...
Congolese doctor helps Yazidi women overcome rape stigma
Congolese doctor helps Yazidi women overcome rape stigma
At the Yazidi minority's holiest site in Iraq, Congolese gynaecologist Denis Mukwege pays homage to a spiritual leader who has decreed women raped...
Why Iran will exit its nuclear deal
Why Iran will exit its nuclear deal
Although it was widely expected, United States President Donald Trump sent shock waves across the world, especially among his European allies, when...
Healthcare on the frontlines of the fight for Mosul
Healthcare on the frontlines of the fight for Mosul
When Ahmed* arrived at Doctors Without Borders’ (MSF) field hospital south of the Iraqi city of Mosul, many of the hospital’s staff burst into...
Battle for Mosul's soul and Iraqi identity
Battle for Mosul's soul and Iraqi identity
As the military operation to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from Islamic State rages on, mainstream media have focused on the ­significance of...
UN receives reports of massacres by Islamic State fighters in Mosul
UN receives reports of massacres by Islamic State fighters in Mosul
Islamic State fighters have reportedly massacred scores of people around its Iraq stronghold of Mosul in the past week, United Nations human...

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