Facing the trauma of death and disappearance in Idlib.
After an emotional farewell, colleagues reflect on his contribution in life.
Trapped under fire, a mother has no answer to a child’s question.
A trip to the shops turns into an ordeal in an Islamic State stronghold.
Conservative values make it harder for women to take part.
Displaced people find their homes battered by three years of fighting.
Ammar al-Shahbander gave his life to two causes that are never for the faint of heart – Iraq’s future, and the freedom to think and write.
An activist disappears, and those left behind can only wonder as to his fate.
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.