Don’t snicker: Open defecation is one of the world’s most stubborn problems. And the inability to adopt even Victorian-era sanitation is keeping India from being a superpower.
As Kurds head to the front lines to fight the Islamic State, they face a Turkish government attacking them from the rear.
Meet a man executed by the Islamic State — who survived.
Meet Omar: A 43-year-old, well-educated hospital director in Fallujah. Does Iraq have any hope for reconciliation if men like this support the Islamic State?
For Gaza’s young and ambitious, the ongoing war is just another one of life’s many challenges.