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What happens when you die in a country that’s not your own?
A Uyghur linguist trying to preserve his language, and a Chinese government trying to erase it.
The world as they know it, coming to an end.
قصص تحلم بسودان كبير
We went looking for the best baklava (story).
“Why don’t you marry your own kind?”
After losing her vision during the ISIS occupation of Mosul, Noor is a girl who views the world through her voice.
Bite-sized, unrelated stories.
When you look down and see red.
Nasri Khattar’s five-decade fight to overhaul the Arabic script.
Where friendly people come to meet.
Ahed Tamimi and Lina Khattab: what we ask of teenagers.
"How would you like to remember your son?"
Ask a Palestinian, ask an Israeli.
"Yasir? That's too difficult. I'll just call you Tony."
Six years after their revolution, what is it like starting a business in the new Tunisia?
4,000 miles, a bike trip, an Armenian, a Turk, and a history that doesn't match up.
Four women. And their hijabs.
Behind the scenes of our podcast.
Two suitcases of coffee beans in a tiny fiberglass boat, one man, and the Red Sea to cross.
A look at Trump's US travel ban and its effects.
When you're forced to leave your home, what traditions do you take with you? A journey with an Afghani kite fighting master.
How one family’s story unveiled a series of events that our history books overlooked.
Short stories from the grey area…
A slice of Dubai’s history told through one building.
From the Arabic podcast Eib, the story of a boy who falls in love with a girl... and then, they realise, they're from different religions.
A little boy’s dream to become his favourite Muppet, and the making of a show that revolutionised children’s television.
A Lebanese explorer’s journey into the deepest known cave in the world.
To Beirut’s memory; be it prosperity, be it tragedy.
The stories of two women reclaiming normal again, after divorce.
28 years later, Egypt returns to the World Cup.
How do you pick an identity when the options don’t fit?
Two weeks to cross nine borders, undocumented.
From Iraq to Texas.
A story of where we’re from, when it’s not straightforward.
"Without the female building block, there will be no security."
The year is 1959, and one in every two babies are dying in childbirth.
US election special: meet the Americans of Middle Eastern descent supporting Trump.
How does Bahrain move on from polarizing times?
Refugees navigate Europe's elusive borders.
He was in Beirut during the Lebanon-Israel war; she was in a small village outside of Rotterdam. They met on MSN Messenger.
What do we owe the places that raised us?
Behind-the-scenes of the creative process: spoken word poetry and music.
What do horse whisperers, Muslim scientists & hoopers have in common?
Is Dubai the next Silicon Valley of the Middle East?
"What do you do?"
"I’m an entrepreneur."
"No, are you a doctor or engineer?"
Water and electricity cuts daily, and yet the Lebanese Central Bank invests $400M in startups.