Demonstration on International Women’s Day, Cairo, March 8, 2013. Romain Beurrier/Wostok Press/Newscom

Women of Egypt

A couple strolls through a market, Cairo, Dec. 15, 2012. Khaled Abdullah/ Reuters

Story of an Egyptian Man

Protest against abduction of Yazidi women and girls by Islamic State group, Brussels, Sept. 8, 2014. Dursun Aydemir/ Anadolu Agency

Acts of Annihilation

Scale model of proposed new Egyptian capital is displayed for investors, Sharm El- Sheikh, March 28, 2015. Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters

Egypt, Rebranded

Donald Trump speaks in Ladd-Peebles Stadium during “Thank You” tour, Mobile, Dec. 17, 2016. Dan Anderson/ZUMA Wire

The Year of Living Dangerously

Aftermath of Syrian airstrikes, Aleppo, Dec. 4, 2016. Ibrahim Ebu Leys/Anadolu Images

Picking Up the Middle East Pieces

U.S. Navy ships steaming in formation during a drill in the South China Sea, Oct. 13, 2016. Will Gaskill/United States Navy

Uncharted Waters

The Meaning of Trump

Unraveling in the Kremlin

Pakistan’s Democratic Opportunity

Jorge Bergoglio, then archbishop of Buenos Aires, at a drug rehabilitation center, Buenos Aires, 2011. Fernando Massobrio/GDA via Associated Press

The Education of Pope Francis

Children playing in a polluted river, Jakarta, Sept. 19, 2012. Enny Nuraheni/Reuters

Our Common Home

ISIS fighters appear in a video online on Feb. 4, 2015.

How ISIS Will End

The European Central Bank, Frankfurt, Feb. 22, 2015. Mikka Luster (

Life and Death of the Euro