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Dinamo Sukhumi’s stadium under construction.

In tiny Abkhazia, outcast from the world stage, football is a source of hope. Robert O’Connor reports.

Famous for his portrait of the green-eyed ‘Afghan Girl’, photographer Steve McCurry speaks to ...

Tbilisi

Georgia was once hailed as a ‘beacon of democracy’, but geopolitics have taken priority over human rights, writes ...

Two women sheltering from the heat. A look at Uzbekistan today

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In December, the country elected the successor of long-time dictator

Karimov. But things might not get...

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Afghan women’s rights campaigner Jamila Afghani talks to Beena Nadeem.

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The once-world's fourth biggest lake was thought gone forever and a source of decades of environmental disaster. But something...

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Samsung has a reputation for modern technology, but also a history of medieval conditions for its estimated 1.5 million...

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Veronique Mistiaen meets Afghanistan’s ‘mother of education’, who for more than two decades has been...

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Thousands of Yezidi women and children remain hostages of Islamic State. Maria Serrano reports.

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Smoke and ash in Afghanistan.

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A victim-led exhibition of those who have suffered nearly 40 years of uninterrupted conflict, by AHRDO.

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Hakim Young meets Khalid Ahmad, who survived the US bombing of a hospital in Afghanistan. ...

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Iris Gonzales reports on a conference seeking to create a fairer economy for a region notorious for cheap...

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Azerbaijan will be showing its friendly face this month as it hosts the European Games. But it’s what is going on behind the...

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Gelareh Darabi reports on the country’s first female park rangers in a new Al Jazeera documentary.

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Mari Marcel Thekaekara is delighted that the Afghan First Lady is being listened to.

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