Photographs

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The World This Week in Photos

Protests in Islamabad; the aftermath of the conflict in Gaza; and remembering James Foley.

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The World This Week in Photos

Ferguson protests; Liberians face the spread of Ebola; and the pope visits South Korea.

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The Dam Is Ours

Peshmerga and Iraqi forces cooperated long enough to wrest a vital strategic asset back from the Islamic State. But can this tense alliance last?

Andrew Quilty |

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The World This Week in Photos

Militias clash in Libya; preparations for India's Independence Day; and a wedding in a Gaza refugee camp.

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How to Take a Picture of a Severed Head

What are major news organizations doing sending jihadi-approved photos from inside the Islamic State?

Sebastian Meyer |

Putinology

Mourning Lost Friends

Today is Journalists' Day in Ukraine. But in a time of war there's little to celebrate.

Anna Nemtsova |

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The Most Memorable Photos of 2013

The events that shaped 2013 -- and the photos we won't forget.

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Gulag Ink

Decoding the world of Russian prison tattoos.

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Christian Caryl

Just Show It

The U.S. media continue to tiptoe around the horrors of war. It's time to put more violence on TV.

Christian Caryl |

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Moving Walls

Looking back on 15 years of human rights photography.

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Oh, You Silly Man

How John Kerry got rolled by Vladimir Putin on a plan to save Syria.

Michael Weiss |

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Resistance Isn't Futile

Powerful photos of defiance from Freedom House's "Images of Freedom and Repression."

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Marching Through the Monarchies

Two years after the Arab Spring awoke demons and democracy in the Middle East, I went to see whether changes had roiled the lands of royals.

Emma Sky |

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On the Warpath with France's Avant-Garde

Following in the footsteps of the French military advance in Mali.

Fabio Bucciarelli |

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Instagramming Iran

Touring the Islamic Republic through the one social network it hasn't cracked down on yet.

Holly Dagres |

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Good While It Lasted

Did David Petraeus leave his mark at the CIA?

Paul R. Pillar |

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Once Upon a Time in Karachi

Snapshots from a time when the cinemas were packed and the booze flowed. 

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The World in Photos This Week

The war in Syria spills into Lebanon, a massacre at a mine rocks South Africa, and the festival of Eid al-Fitr marks the end of Ramadan.

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Wandering Sikhs

From India to Wisconsin, a look at one of the world's most misunderstood religions.

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Blood in the Caucasus

Scenes from the war zone in Russia's backyard.

Diana Markosian |

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Once Upon a Time in Bangkok

A look back at a time when rickshaws and Buddhist temples dominated the city.

Steve Van Beek |

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Once Upon a Time in Dubai

Amazing photographs of a time before the boom.

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Supersonic

For decades, these American jets have ruled the skies.

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Blood on His Hands

Meet the victims of Bo Xilai's Chongqing reign.

Matthew Fishbane |

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The Many Spendors of Qatar

What the richest country on the planet looks like.

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The Arab Spring's Best Photos

The Pulitzer committee gives a nod to the best chroniclers of the revolutions.

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The World in Photos This Week

North Korea launches a dud, a fragile cease-fire holds in Syria, and Rick Santorum bows out.

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The World in Photos This Week

The Pope dons a sombrero, French police hunt suspected Islamists, and a Tongan king is laid to rest.

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Combat Camera

The year's best military photography.

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