Everything You Need to Know About the Tenuous Cease-Fire in Syria

After nearly six years of grinding conflict that have killed hundreds of thousands of people and displaced 11 million from their homes, no one is under any illusion of an easy fix.


Photos from the Fight to Take Mosul Back from ISIS

Manu Brabo's photographs capture the raw reality on the ground in Mosul.


After a Police Shooting, One Father's Quest for Justice Sets a Precedent

After a cop killed his son, Nicholas Heyward Sr. became a mentor to the Black Lives Matter movement. His crusade may finally pay off.


Inside the US Effort to Clear Millions of Vietnam-Era Bombs in Laos

The effort to clear Laos of war-era bombs goes on.


The Everyday Lives of Young, Female Israeli Soldiers

An intimate series by Mayan Toledano.


Portraits and Documentary Photos of the Ongoing War in Ukraine

Wiktoria Wojciechowska's photography records the ongoing effects of the war on Ukrainians, particularly young soldiers, and draws renewed attention to a conflict that seems to have been forgotten.


Photos of the DRC's Armed Citizen Militia

Diana Zeyneb Alhindawi shows us a candid side of the Raia Mutomboki, one of the largest rebel groups in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The group's name is Kiswahili for "angry citizens."


What It Looks Like When the Turkish Army Places Kurdish Communities Under Curfew

Miriam Stanke traveled to Van, Yüksekova, Silvan, Şırnak, and Nusaybin to meet some of the Kurds who had recently been confined in a curfew state by the Turkish government.


This Is Where War Reporters Go to Learn How to Stay Alive on the Front Lines

Conflict zones are dangerous for journalists. Reporters Instructed in Saving Colleagues is a program that offers free battlefield response training in order to teach journalists how to protect themselves and save others.


Photos from the Front Lines of the Ukraine Conflict

Photographer Michela AG Iaccarino spent two years among soldiers and civilians inside the hotly disputed Russia-Ukraine border areas, and this is what she saw.


Photos of the Absurdity of Modern Warfare

Christoph Bangert's new photo book, Hello Camel, exposes the surreal and darkly comic side of today's wars.