Author: Marcus Michaelsen

An Iranian father with his three children at a playground in Tehran (photo: ISNA)

Family policy in Iran

Children for the revolution

People using the Internet in Islamabad (photo: B.K. Bangash/AP/dapd)

Internet censorship in Pakistan

Digital self-defence

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (photo: AFP/Getty Images)

Power struggle in Iran

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Rouhani's balancing act

Irans Präsident Hassan Rohani während einer Rede vor dem Parlament in Teheran (photo: Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images)

Iran and the Syria Conflict

Pragmatism instead of Confrontation

Wall of Evin prison, Tehran (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

Iran before the Elections

Hunger Strikes and Love Letters

Activists in Lahore holding placards at a rally on International Women's Day (photo: REUTERS/Mohsin Raza)

Woman and Social Networks in Pakistan

Hostility on the Internet

Tahir ul-Qadri (photo: AFP)

The Pakistani Religious Cleric Tahir ul-Qadri

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Manic Street Preacher

A woman casting her vote in Tehran, a military soldier with machine gun standing guard (photo: Reuters)

Parliamentary Elections in Iran

A Well-staged Show

A woman stands in front of a poster declaring that elections in Iran are for the protection of the country (photo: Mehr)

Iranian Journalists under Pressure

Arrest or Exile