Story Behind the Story

Members of Logar provincial council and village leaders at a meeting held to discuss the IWPR report and its implications. (Photo: Abdul Maqsud Azizi)
Story Behind the Story
20 Dec 12
Local politicians pledge support after journalist investigates alleged misappropriation of land.
Story Behind the Story
3 Apr 12
Armenian reporter describes evolution from blanket hostility to realisation that Azeris are people, not monsters.
Entrance to the Mostar Prison. (Photo: IWPR)
Story Behind the Story
28 Mar 12
Reporter had to overcome both his own apprehensions and prisoners’ suspicion of him.
Story Behind the Story
26 Mar 12
Reporter describes how things get very personal if you ask people how they feel about Armenians.
Story Behind the Story
28 Feb 12
Reporter encounters fear and evasive behaviour while investigating crimes.
Story Behind the Story
3 Feb 12
Clandestine meetings and confrontational officials make pinning down details of illicit passport sales a difficult job.
Members of Logar provincial council and village leaders at a meeting held to discuss the IWPR report and its implications. (Photo: Abdul Maqsud Azizi) Visitors from Serbia laying flowers at a monument to those killed at the Ovcara farm. Yugoslav army soldiers took some 260 patients and staff from Vukovar’s hospital and murdered them here. (Photo: Vladimir Dmitric) Lubumbashi residents appear to have more faith in the judiciary after the son of a leading local politician was convicted of murder. (Photo: Mike Rosenberg/Flickr)
Protests on February 22 in the centre of Sulaimaniyah, which demonstrators have dubbed Freedom Square. (Photo: Ara Ibrahim) Batumi is a major port on the Black Sea but many Georgian sailors venture much further onto the high seas. (Photo: Giorgi Kupatadze) Momcilo Perisic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
Entrance to the Mostar Prison. (Photo: IWPR) The entrance gate to the Dachau camp with its infamous slogan. (Photo: Ajdin Kamber/IWPR) Amra Draginic, one of many young Bosnians who prefer to travel abroad than to other parts of their country. (Photo: Mirza Ajnadzić)