Dispatches

War in Ukraine tests Greece’s commitment to US priorities

  • June 10, 2022
  • Steven Tagle

As an outgoing American ambassador leaves his mark.

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Syria’s young draft-dodgers migrate to Iraq

  • May 24, 2022
  • Joshua Levkowitz

Military desertion is draining the country of some of its remaining best and brightest.

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The roots of peace in southern Senegal

  • May 20, 2022
  • James Courtright

Why is the region relatively stable?

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Humanitarian and security concerns clash at Greece’s borders

  • April 20, 2022
  • Steven Tagle

Mounting evidence of human rights violations against migrants is threatening the country's reputation.

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Assam’s stateless women

  • March 26, 2022
  • Astha Rajvanshi

A crackdown on illegal migrants has made them the easiest targets.

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Strangers in a familiar land

  • March 25, 2022
  • Joshua Levkowitz

History comes full circle as Syrians resettle in a Turkish province that was once their own.

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Greek locals are helping fortify their country’s borders

  • March 25, 2022
  • Steven Tagle

A border crisis in 2020 has hardened attitudes toward migration and border security.

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Droughts, dams and the unfulfilled promise of food security in West Africa’s Futa Toro region

  • March 24, 2022
  • James Courtright

One village’s experience shows how government intervention in a unique river ecosystem has created new problems.

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In Greece, Orthodoxy remains at the heart of village life

  • March 1, 2022
  • Steven Tagle

The Church that preserved Hellenism throughout Ottoman rule is adapting to the pandemic.

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The vanishing potential of Gambia’s truth commission

  • February 14, 2022
  • James Courtright

The past is relevant only as long as it remains connected to the present.

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