Society

Smartphone with Twitter logo in front of the word 'Cairo'

Social media against Islamic extremism

The invisible battle

Father Filtawos stands in front of the altar of his church in Ezbeth Raflah (photo: Flemming Weiss-Andersen)

Egypt′s Coptic Church

The cost of a cornerstone

Symbolbild "Noktara - Nachrichten aus dem Morgenland, schon heute!"; Quelle: noktara.de

Satirical news website Noktara

A laughing matter

Women speaking in a discussion (photo: British Council)

Gender equality in the Middle East

To the benefit of all

"Judenschein" belonging to Fred Amram's mother (source: private)

Trump′s plans for the USA

Beware Muslim registration!

Author and UAE ambassador to Russia Omar Saif Ghobash (photo: Sigrid Estrada)

Omar Saif Ghobash′s ″Letters to a young Muslim″

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Seeking the Muslim individual

Police line faces those exiting Cologne main railway station on New Year′s Eve 2016 (photo: Getty Images)

′Nafri′ debate after New Year's Eve in Cologne

In the white bubble

Refugees in the Moroccan province of Nador gaze down on the Spanish exclave Melilla (photo: picture-alliance/AP)

Moroccan migration expert Hicham Aroud

″Cologne 2015 was a watershed″

Delegates at the New German Media Makers National Congress (source: http://www.neuemedienmacher.de)

The New German Media Makers

″Give everyone a voice″

Imam Reza shrine in Mashhad (photo: private)

The influence of Iran′s religious foundations

Faith and profit enshrined

Muslims in Germany (photo: dpa)

Muslims in Germany following the Berlin attack

"It's not our fault!"

Two olive harvest volunteers look towards Modeiin Ilit, an Orthodox Jewish settlement built on Palestinian land (photo: DW/U. Schleicher)

Nir Baram: ″In a land beyond the mountains″

Danger in the olive groves

Love forbidden on Iranian buses (photo: Mehr)

Lesbians in Iran

Between desire and taboo

Worshippers attend Friday prayers at the mosque of the Lahore Ahmadiyya movement in Berlin, 2014

Islam in Germany

A poor second

A drug addict sells her baby on the streets of Tehran

Child trafficking in Iran

The agony of the destitute

Muslim worshipper during prayers in a Hamburg mosque (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

Syrian refugees and Arab mosques in Germany

″Allah is listening″

Egyptian feminist Azza Soliman (photo: private)

Azza Soliman, an Egyptian feminist at risk

"What has Azza done?"

Sickle moon atop a mosque minaret (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

The secularisation of Muslims

Silent withdrawal

Key in the West Bank town of Jericho symbolising the return of the Palestinians following the Nakba (photo: Thomas Coex/AFP/Getty Images)

Palestinians in purgatory

Eternally displaced

Political asylum-seeker Mazhar Zumrut from Diyarbakir (photo: DW/Volker Witting)

New wave of Turkish asylum-seekers

Ever optimistic

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