Have a seat: waiting room at the immigration office in Hamburg. (photo: AP)


Asylum Seekers Train to Help Others

President Jacques Chirac delivers his speech at the Elysee Palace, photo: AP


Chirac Seeks Law Banning Headscarf in Schools

All dressed up; the Afghani police officers in Berlin (photo: AP)

Women in the Police Force

Afghani Policewomen on Tour in Germany

Iranian clerics in Ghom waiting for the reformist theologian Montazeri, who is under house arrest. (photo: AP)

Reformist Islam

Adapting to Contemporary Interpretations of Islam

German convert in Berlin (photo: Christoph Eckelt)

Muslim Converts

"Less Restricted by the Burden of Tradition"

Photo: Mar Elias Educational Institutions

Middle East

Christian Arab Israeli University Opened

Headscarfs are causing a stir in Europe (photo: AP)

Headscarf Issue

Prominent Women Protest against Ban

photo: AP

Interfaith Holiday Celebrations

Sugar Festival, St. Nicholas, Noel Baba

Sisters in Islam banner


Working for Reform

Rebellious French students Alma and Lila Levy (photo: AP)

Islam in Europe

The Headscarf Debate à la Française

photo: AP

Net Café Reconnects Refugees to Families

Skyline of Cairo's (photo: AP)

Unofficial State of Emergency in Cairo

Untiring in the Struggle against Powerlessness

Cover Hi magazine

US Public Relations in the Arab World


"Husband Friend" instead of "Boy Friend"

Faraj Sarkohi

A Bearer of Hope for Democratic Change

Foto: 'Radio Multikulti'

Radio Multikulti - a Programme for the World

Foto: AP

'Sesame Street' Joins Mideast Peace Process

The Italian police carry an emaciated would-be migrant off a drifting boat. (photo: AP)

Europe's Migrancy Problem Gains Urgency

Photo: Charlotte Wiedemann

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