Category: Depth Reads

Some Unaccompanied Afghan Children in the U.S. Suffer Panic Attacks, Depression

editor- October 16, 2022

Mahsa Zahrabi, an Afghan teenager who was evacuated to the U.S. on her own after being separated from her family at Kabul airport last year, ... Read More

‘By the time you read this, I might be in jail’ — the daily terror of a female protester in Iran

editor- October 9, 2022

By the time you read this, I might be in jail. It could happen at any time, like it has to so many of my ... Read More

Sanctions Push Russia near First Foreign Default since Revolution

editor- June 26, 2022

Russia was poised to default on its foreign debt for the first time since 1918, pushed into delinquency not for lack of money but because ... Read More

Putin Still Holds the Cards When It Comes to Global Energy

editor- June 19, 2022

The much lauded Transatlantic unity against Russia’s war in Ukraine has failed either to save Ukraine or hobble Russia. Judging by the rhetoric coming out ... Read More

Recep Erdogan: The would-be sultan promising peace while his drones wreak havoc in Ukraine

editor- March 30, 2022

His drones may already be wreaking havoc in Ukraine, destroying Russian convoys and wiping out entire units. But on Tuesday President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will ... Read More

EU Support Grows for Russia Oil Ban Over Ukraine War

editor- March 22, 2022

Support for a European Union-wide ban on the purchase of Russian oil is growing inside the bloc, according to diplomats involved in the discussion, representing ... Read More

Ukrainian Forces Try to Hold Mariupol as Combat Reaches City Streets

editor- March 20, 2022

Fighting between Russian and Ukrainian forces has reached the streets of the port city of Mariupol, officials said Saturday, a strategic objective for Moscow as it attempts ... Read More

Europe’s Hospitality for Refugees Won’t Last Forever

editor- March 19, 2022

At the end of the first week of Russia’s war in Ukraine, Russian forces violated cease-fire agreements by shelling civilians trying to flee Irpin, Volnovakha, ... Read More

The Environmental Health Risks of War in a Highly Industrialized Country Like Ukraine

editor- March 19, 2022

During a lull between air raid warnings earlier this month, Iryna Nikolaieva sat in a stairwell of a Kyiv bomb shelter where she had been ... Read More

White House Says Biden Warned China’s Xi of Consequences if Beijing Supports Russia on Ukraine

editor- March 19, 2022

President Biden warned Chinese leader Xi Jinping that China and its relations with the U.S. would suffer consequences if Beijing provides substantive assistance to Russia ... Read More