Topic: Human rights

Demonstrators burn a poster of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad outside the Syrian Embassy in Nicosia (photo: dapd)

The Syrian Uprising

A People on the Brink

People demonstrating for press freedom in Istanbul (photo: AP/dapd)

Repression of Journalists in Turkey

Fighting Press Freedom with Anti-Terrorism Laws

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

Camels on a highway in Oman (photo: Sven Töniges/DW)

Cultural Change in Oman

From Camels to Classics

Pro-Assad rally in Damascus (photo: AP)

Syria's Minorities and the Uprising against the Regime

In Assad's Fortress

Sami Al Hajj and his son Mohammed in 2008, after Al Hajj's release (photo: dpa)

Interview with Ex-Guantanamo Detainee Sami al Hajj

''The Guards Are Prisoners Too''

The faculty of Natural Sciences of the University of Tripoli (photo: private copyright)

The University of Tripoli

The Desolate Wasteland of Gaddafi's Education System

Afghan boy and an array of satellite dishes in Kabul (photo: AP)

Journalism in Afghanistan

Warlord TV

Cairo demonstration (photo: AP, dapd)

Interview with Margot Badran

''This Revolution Challenges Patriarchy''

Protests in Bahrain (photo: AP, dapd)

Interview with Ali al-Jallawi

''Bahrain Has No Future under This Government''

View of the island of Bakoora/Naharayim (photo: Claudia Mende)

The Jordan River Peace Park Project

Peace through Environmental Protection

'Beirut One by One' by Issam Barhouch and Zena Assi (photo: Wilma Knipp)

Contemporary Art in Lebanon

Between Dreams and Violence

A veiled Moroccan woman talks with her daughter in the streets of Essaouira, Morocco (photo: AP)

Journalists with Headscarves in Morocco

Kept under Cover

Young Muslim women in front of the Sehitlik mosque in Berlin (photo: picture alliance/dpa)

Standing up to Discrimination against Muslims

Know Your Rights!

An Egyptian demonstrator on Tahrir Square in Cairo kisses the new Libyan flag out of solidarity with the rebels in Egypt (photo: AP)

The Arab Spring and the "Nahda" Reform Movement

The Second Arab Renaissance

Poster calling for the release of director Jafar Panahi at the Berlinale (photo: DW)

Iranian Cinema

Forbidden Love Scenes in the Pious Dinosaur Nation

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