Reflections on leaving a war-torn country, perhaps forever.
Women challenge Islamic militants on their arbitrary rules on “modest dress”.
In Raqqa, a mother pleads with Islamic State’s potentates for news of her abducted husband.
How a female activist managed to flee Islamic State forces in their Syrian stronghold.
Villages targeted because they are home to Christians.
City residents complain about strict rules on dress and everyday conduct.
Ninety-day stay now being enforced, and breaking the rules can lead to a re-entry bar.
Student's lawbooks nearly get him into big trouble at militant checkpoint near Raqqa.
Authorities stepping up efforts to identify recruitment networks.
In the end. painstaking efforts to rebuild the troubled relationship were blocked by massive unresolved differences.