May Ying Welsh

Top Stories

The 'gentle' face of al-Qaeda

Images of al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb and their local offshoots and rivals in northern Mali.

Sadr City: Support from the poor

In the main square of Baghdad's largest Shia ghetto, an elderly man in the worn uniform of the former Iraqi air force directs donkey and car traffic with a ping-pong paddle.

May Ying Welsh |

Bridge over the river Tigris

In the crowded and winding streets of al-Adhamiya, a 1000-year-old Sunni locality of <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:City w:st="on"><st1:pla

May Ying Welsh |

United in grief and anger

On a sweltering farm in rural Baghdad Jabir Hasan prays on a mat in front of the family home. As planes roar overhead, he asks God for retribution.

May Ying Welsh |