Three Syrian refugee siblings manage to reunite branches of their family after years of displacement and separation—in Germany. But one of them is gravely ill.
For many Syrians, Russia was a second motherland, thanks to longtime ties between Damascus and Moscow. But since the Syrian war began, Syrians have discovered Russia is a trap.
An aspiring Syrian writer adjusts to life in Sweden having fled Damascus and the civil war.
Sweden has taken in more than its share of Syrian refugees. But the influx is testing Sweden's famously tolerant identity.
Many Syrians fleeing war hope to get to northern Europe. The usual route is across the Mediterranean to Greece. Those who make it safely often face dire conditions when they arrive.
The U.S. military's attention to PTSD is well-documented but Kurdish fighters living with the same disorder haven't received nearly as much care. Arun Rath talks to journalist Jenna Krajeski.
We're used to hearing about malaria, even HIV/AIDS when it comes to health concerns of Africa. But it might surprise you to know that cancer is growing as a leading cause of death.
Pulitzer Center grantee Paul Salopek was featured on NPR's On the Media August 16, 2013.
Ondelee Perteet was shot in the face during a gang altercation in Chicago, but he and his mother never gave up.
In his book, senior adviser Marvin Kalb examines U.S. presidents' choices in declaring war. An interview with the author on NPR.
National Geographic fellow and Pulitzer Center grantee Paul Salopek talks to NPR about the most recent leg of his seven-year journey.
An Afro-Caribbean community on the Atlantic coast of Central America uses its rich musical tradition to fight an HIV/AIDS epidemic.