Politics

Defendant Anwar Raslan arriving in court in Koblenz, Germany (photo: AFP/T. Lohnes)

Assad's crimes against his own people

Syrian ex-secret police stand trial in Germany

Pyramids at Giza illuminated with the message "Stay safe" (photo: picture-alliance/dpa/Xinhua)

COVID-19 on the Nile

The curse of coronavirus – Egypt, a nation gripped by fear

Unaccompanied minor refugees wearing protective masks, who were living in overcrowded migrant camps on the Greek islands, board an aeroplane at Athens International Airport to fly to Luxembourg on 15 April 2020 (photo: AFP/O. Panagiotou)

Refugees and migration in the Aegean

The EU and Turkey need each other – and a new refugee deal

Mass demonstration in Algiers against the country's ruling elite (photo: AFP/Getty Images)

COVID-19 consequences

Coronavirus halts year-long protests in Algeria

Activists in the province of Khost wait to hand out masks, soap bars, information leaflets and hand sanitizers to passers-by (photo: Mohammad Zaman)

COVID-19 in Afghanistan

"Millions of Afghans at risk"

Migrant workers during the Coronavirus crisis (photo: Getty Images/Y. Nazir)

Coronavirus in India

Muslims as scapegoats

A member of the Red Crescent Pakistan takes a man's temperature (photo: Reuters/F. Aziz)

Coronavirus and Islam

Pakistani clerics refuse to shut down mosques

An Iranian flag flies beside an Iranian oil rig in the Persian Gulf (photo: Mehr)

First INSTEX transaction with Iran

Trade as an obstacle course

Man at a protest relating to Western Sahara (photo: picture-alliance/dpa/K. Försterling)

Western Sahara territorial dispute

New African consulates cause trouble for Western Sahara

An Indian Hindu drinks cow urine during an event organised by an event by a religious group promoting cow urine consumption as a cure for the new coronavirus in New Delhi, India (photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo)

COVID-19 pandemic

Science versus covidiots – Indiaʹs coronavirus challenge

Inmates sit in a prison for IS militants in Hassakeh, Syria (photo: picture-alliance/ZUMAPRESS/C. Guzy)

Syria and Iraq

Islamic State seeking to profit from coronavirus pandemic

Effects of the coronavirus in Cairo, Egypt (photo: picture-alliance)

COVID-19 in North Africa

Corona proactivity in Tunisia, trivialisation in Egypt

Armed service personnel patrol the streets of Baghdad, ensuring people adhere to the curfew issued by the Iraqi government (photo: dpa)

COVID-19 in Iraq

Working under the coronavirus curfew in Baghdad

Vice President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini (photo: picture-alliance/abaca/D. Aydemir)

Listening to the pandemic

Federica Mogherini asks what we can learn from coronavirus

Pages