How a 40-mile trip to Lagos took 12 hours
Joshua Hammer is a freelance foreign correspondent based in Europe. He is a former Newsweek bureau chief in Africa and the Middle East and the author of three books.
Outside Berlin, a building boom hits a snag: unexploded ordnance.
Once the most outspoken critic of Zimbabwe’s government, David Coltart is now on the inside
The investigation into the 2005 assassination of the Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq al-Hariri is nearing its end—and a trial in international court looms. Insiders say the trail of evidence leads, ultimately, to the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. But having spent three years fearing for their lives, the investigators are now grappling with a different fear: that Western concerns about regional stability will prevent the naming of the biggest names. Inside the investigation that could blow up the Middle East
What the end of Pakistan's President Pervez Musharraf means for the war on terror
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