Cairo Bureau Chief for NPR

The Artificial Boundary That Divides Iraq

wabe.org — Standing at the top of a dirt and gravel hill, past the sand-filled barriers that enclose a small base of Kurdish forces, a soldier looks through binoculars. One bridge and a body of water separate them from the so-called Islamic State or ISIS.

The Artificial Boundary That Divides Iraq

wnyc.org — " It's like two countries. I cry every time I cross. Iraq is broken. - Hasna Hussein, an Iraqi whose village lies on the ISIS side of the Maktab Khaled checkpoint Standing at the top of a dirt and gravel hill, past the sand-filled barriers that enclose a small base of Kurdish forces, a soldier looks through binoculars.

The Artificial Boundary That Divides Iraq

wvpublic.org — Standing at the top of a dirt and gravel hill, past the sand-filled barriers that enclose a small base of Kurdish forces, a soldier looks through binoculars. One bridge and a body of water separate them from the so-called Islamic State or ISIS.

The Artificial Boundary That Divides Iraq

kuow.org — Standing at the top of a dirt and gravel hill, past the sand-filled barriers that enclose a small base of Kurdish forces, a soldier looks through binoculars. One bridge and a body of water separate them from the so-called Islamic State or ISIS.

The Artificial Boundary That Divides Iraq

kcur.org — Standing at the top of a dirt and gravel hill, past the sand-filled barriers that enclose a small base of Kurdish forces, a soldier looks through binoculars. One bridge and a body of water separate them from the so-called Islamic State or ISIS.

The Artificial Boundary That Divides Iraq

npr.org — Standing at the top of a dirt and gravel hill, past the sand-filled barriers that enclose a small base of Kurdish forces, a soldier looks through binoculars. One bridge and a body of water separate them from the so-called Islamic State or ISIS.

Saudi Cleric's Death Sentence Focuses Shia Anger On Ruling Family

wabe.org — Protests broke out in Saudi Arabia this week over the death sentence of a leading Shiite cleric. Human rights activists call his sentencing political and warn that by killing him, the country may deepen sectarian discord and spur more violence. Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr was a leading voice during protests in 2011 and 2012 by the minority Shiite Muslim community.

Saudi Cleric's Death Sentence Focuses Shia Anger On Ruling Family

wnyc.org — Protests broke out in Saudi Arabia this week over the death sentence of a leading Shiite cleric. Human rights activists call his sentencing political and warn that by killing him, the country may deepen sectarian discord and spur more violence. Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr was a leading voice during protests in 2011 and 2012 by the minority Shiite Muslim community.

Saudi Cleric's Death Sentence Focuses Shia Anger On Ruling Family

wvpublic.org — Protests broke out in Saudi Arabia this week over the death sentence of a leading Shiite cleric. Human rights activists call his sentencing political and warn that by killing him, the country may deepen sectarian discord and spur more violence. Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr was a leading voice during protests in 2011 and 2012 by the minority Shiite Muslim community.

Saudi Cleric's Death Sentence Focuses Shia Anger On Ruling Family

npr.org — Protests broke out in Saudi Arabia this week over the death sentence of a leading Shiite cleric. Human rights activists call his sentencing political and warn that by killing him, the country may deepen sectarian discord and spur more violence. Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr was a leading voice during protests in 2011 and 2012 by the minority Shiite Muslim community.
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RT @Sonia_Dridi: @AJEnglish trial: appeal set for 1st of January according to @MFFahmy11's family. 3 journos are in jail since 12/29/13 @France24_fr #Egypt

Oct 19, 2014

RT @TamerELG: Nostalgia and visions of a brighter future mingle on the stalled railways of Iraq. Tragedy after tragedy here. nytimes.com/2014/10/19/wor…

Oct 18, 2014

@AliaMalek A stark and terrifying reminder of how easily pple dehumanize their friends and neighbors in the midst of a bloody conflict.

Oct 17, 2014

RT @MIJamjoom: @amnesty says #Saudi "death sentence against Shi’a cleric (Nimr Al-Nimr) must be quashed" amnestyusa.org/news/news-item…

Oct 16, 2014

RT @sharifkouddous: "Only here, in the most dangerous city in the world, do I feel at home." economist.com/news/middle-ea…

Oct 16, 2014

RT @LizSly: As the US turns Kobane into the centerpiece of its air war in Syria, Kurds are pushing IS back & will likely hold it http://t.…

Oct 16, 2014

@lourdesgnavarro they haven't beheaded him yet, but they have sentenced him to death.

Oct 16, 2014

RT @basildabh: State-owned Al-Ahram shamelessly manipulated the meaning of an NYT piece to make Sisi look good nytimes.com/2014/10/16/wor…

Oct 16, 2014

When It Comes to Beheadings, ISIS Has Nothing Over Saudi Arabia newsweek.com/2014/10/24/whe…

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