Exclusive: Abu Zubaydah's journey from student to mujahedeen

Part 1 of the secret diaries of Abu Zubaydah reveals a troubled path from studying in India to battling in Afghanistan

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International
Abu Zubaydah
Guantanamo Bay

How I escaped marrying a Boko Haram fighter

‘Wherever you go, even if you run all the way to Yola, we will run after you and kill you,’ leader told Ladi Apagu, 16

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International
Nigeria
Boko Haram

Iraqi Identity in Crisis

Islamic State fighters are targeting and slaughtering Iraq's minorities

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Iraq
Crisis in Iraq
International

Titanic canal project divides Nicaragua

Critics say Nicaragua Canal project, dubbed world's largest-ever engineering endeavor, marks new era of colonization

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Nicaragua
International
Environment

Children of War

Their lives torn apart by war, two brothers' paths diverge in peacetime Liberia

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International
Liberia

Humans of Syria exposes life beyond the headlines and battle lines

Inspired by photo project Humans of New York, photographers in Syria remind us humanity still exists in war

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Syria
Syria's War
Photography

Syrians see the limits of an education in refuge

There is almost no avenue to higher education for Syrian refugee youths, raising fears of a lost generation

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Syria
Syria's War
Syrian Refugees

In Bangladesh a sham at Shams factory

Mega-chain the Children's Place continues to source clothes in unsafe sweatshops

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International
Bangladesh
Economy

Mothers of intervention

After recruiters lured their sons, grieving parents took to the front lines of anti-radicalism

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Syria
Syria's War
International

Harvest of fear

Examining the roots of Central African Republic's Seleka rebel movement

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Central African Republic
International

On Syria's front lines: A night in the field clinic

Scrambling to save lives in the Syrian conflict

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International
Syria's War
Syria

Where do Gaza’s lions sleep tonight?

Israel’s siege of the Palestinian territory has forced Fat’hi Zoo’s beloved cubs into a refugee camp

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Gaza
Animals
Palestine

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