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The aftermath of the fire on June 4th that destroyed almost 400 tent homes in Sharya IDP camp in Kurdistan,

On May 10th last, Karim Khan, who begins work as prosecutor at the International Criminal Court on June 16th, stated in his role as head of the UN inv(...)

Travel writer and backpacker  Jonny Blair   at the Blue Mosque in Mazar-i-Sharif during a 2016 visit: The city – the third-largest in Afghanistan – was one of the first to fall in 2001 after the American-led invasion

From Bangor, Co Down, Jonny Blair has travelled to Afghanistan, Iraq, El Salvador and many places you may not have even ever heard of – such as Transn(...)

Volunteer Syrian refugees discuss their work with the disabled in Dumiz 1 camp. Photograph: Ruaidhrí Giblin

In the Middle East, the phrase “inshallah” or “God willing’” is used to bookend many hopes and ambitions such as the making of a journey, better fortu(...)

Displaced Yazidi children flee violence from forces loyal to  Islamic State in Sinjar town on August 11th, 2014. Photograph: Rodi Said/Reuters

In a residential apartment block in a fashionable new estate in Duhok, in Iraqi Kurdistan, the German foreign office has set up a makeshift consulate (...)