Activists fight traditions that exclude female worshippers from communal prayers.
Cold, hungry, and trapped, Afghans and Iraqis are amongst those caught between countries.
Many Tunisians are disillusioned with the entire political system and the democratic process.
Uncertainty over prospective road map for the country’s democratic future.
Campaigners note lessons and warnings as the UN tribunal ends its work.
Huge overgrowth of marine mucilage threatens to suffocate Turkish coastline near Istanbul.
Erdogan accused of courting “conservative cults” with controversial move.
Global Voices: Middle East & North Africa
New protocols introduced to reduce the number of caesareans may be putting lives at risk.
Independent, dissenting Azerbaijani voices have never been so ostracised.
Officials obscure systemic failings – aided by an uncritical media.