Scammed by opportunistic agents, African students seeking a future in the EU have ended up stuck in Northern Cyprus—some of them left for dead.
On the podcast: Shadi Hamid recounts the rise and fall of Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt.
As China pushes clean energy policies at home, it is exporting its high-pollution coal industry to pristine places like Kenya’s Lamu Island—with Nairobi’s seal of approval. Local residents fear it will destroy the environment they depend on.
On the podcast: An American adventurer describes climbing over bodies to reach the top of Mount Everest.
The only way to win the next superpower showdown is to understand what exactly caused it.
On the podcast: Yousef Bashir describes growing up in Gaza during the second Palestinian uprising.
On the podcast: A look back at the vote in Ireland that ended the abortion ban.
The latest front in a return to Cold War rivalry is the effort to build an all-American rocket for military launches.
On the podcast: Members of the White Helmets describe what it’s like to charge to the scene when a bomb goes off.
The United States faces great-power enemies. It needs a military focused on fighting them.
After two decades of war in the desert, Canadian troops must relearn how to operate in the frozen north.
On the podcast: Algeria’s Arab Spring has been peaceful so far, but its future remains uncertain.