Patrick Keddie

Patrick Keddie

Middle East

Remembering the Mavi Marmara victims

As Turkey-Israel reconciliation deal takes effect, the families of two victims reflect on how their lives have changed.

Remembering the Mavi Marmara victims

ISIS

Sinai: Reporting Egypt's 'War on Terror'

The Egyptian government has barred journalists from reporting on events in the troubled Sinai peninsula.

Sinai: Reporting Egypt's 'War on Terror'

War & Conflict

An unhappy New Year for Turkey's exporters to Russia

Moscow's sanctions, which officially take effect on January 1, come in response to Turkey's downing of a Russian jet.

An unhappy New Year for Turkey's exporters to Russia

Politics

Syrians in Turkey push for coexistence

As tensions mount, a cultural centre in Istanbul is trying to bridge the gap between Syrian refugees and Turkish locals.

Syrians in Turkey push for coexistence

US & Canada

Gay Russians attempt to take refuge in the UK

Threatened and abused, LGBT activists seek asylum in Britain, but face a tough line taken by officials.

Gay Russians attempt to take refuge in the UK

Politics

'The Square': Egypt's three-year tumult

Oscar-nominated documentary explores the 2011 revolution and its lasting legacy in Egypt.

'The Square': Egypt's three-year tumult

Poverty & Development

Inside Egypt's dismal primary schools

A recent report by the World Economic Forum ranks Egypt in last place for its quality of primary education.

Inside Egypt's dismal primary schools

Egypt

Egypt's embattled atheists

Facing online threats and personal isolation, non-believers band together for communal support.

Egypt's embattled atheists