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Sotloff's Friend Remembers Slain Journalist
Matthew VanDyke, a friend of Steven Sotloff and James Foley, speaks about their deaths and critiques the administration’s handling of hostages.
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The lives of Syrian rebels
People resisting the army of President Bashar al-Assad in northern Syria cope with loss and prepare for fighting.
Behind Syrian rebel lines
Machine guns operated by motorcycle brakes? Get a glimpse at the rebels fighting against Assad's forces in Syria's mountainous Jabal al-Zawiya area.
Everyday life in Iran
At schools, in shops, and on the streets of big cities and small towns, daily life plays out in Iran.
Egypt's revolution and the fall of Mubarak
Eighteen days of popular protest culminated in the downfall of Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak on Feb. 11, 2011.
Conflict in Libya
An uprising in Libya ousts dictator Moammar Gadhafi.
Ramallah: Portrait of a Palestinian city
As Palestinians look to the U.N. for recognition, Ramallah shows signs of progress
Photoblog: Iraqi voices
Iraqis describe life in their country after eight years after the US invasion
State of emergency in Tunisia
Demonstrations against the government continue after the president's ousting.
Yemen in the spotlight
Yemen’s profile rose dramatically following a cargo bomb plot on two planes bound for the United States in October. Explore the country, in pictures.