Ian Morse

Ian Morse

United States

In Seattle, a 'project' toward a cop-free world

The police left and they moved in. Trump called them 'domestic terrorists' and threatened to take the city back.

In Seattle, a 'project' toward a cop-free world

Asia Pacific

Indonesia's Palu endured a triple disaster, now coronavirus looms

Thousands still without housing or hospitals after 2018 earthquake, tsunami and liquefaction destroyed area.

Indonesia's Palu endured a triple disaster, now coronavirus looms

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: Homeless families lose key support as schools close

Health experts advise closing schools, but for unstably housed families, that brings difficult choices, increased risk.

Coronavirus: Homeless families lose key support as schools close

Coronavirus pandemic

Thousands of ICE detainees at high risk amid coronavirus pandemic

Groups demand ICE release immigrants to avoid 'inevitable' outbreak in centres where social distancing is 'impossible'.

Thousands of ICE detainees at high risk amid coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus pandemic

Homeless amid the coronavirus outbreak

Experts say homeless individuals, already dealing with multiple diseases, are at high risk for contracting COVID-19.

Homeless amid the coronavirus outbreak

Coronavirus pandemic

US nursing home COVID-19 outbreak highlights close-quarter spread

Coronavirus outbreak in Washington long-term facility highlights risks for elderly, others living in close quarters.

US nursing home COVID-19 outbreak highlights close-quarter spread

Coronavirus pandemic

US coronavirus death unsettles Seattle, raises response questions

Medical experts say the coronavirus has probably been circulating undetected in the US for some time.

US coronavirus death unsettles Seattle, raises response questions

Environment

'When two elephants fight': EU, Indonesia tussle over resources

As disputes over palm oil and nickel head to World Trade Organization, affected residents say they feel trapped.

'When two elephants fight': EU, Indonesia tussle over resources

Indonesia

Floods, mud: Sluggish progress a year after Indonesia disaster

Progress made in some areas of Palu, but residents say livelihoods have suffered and aid distribution has been slow.

Floods, mud: Sluggish progress a year after Indonesia disaster

Indonesia

Boots, boats and bikes: Getting out the vote in Indonesia

Indonesia works hard to get the ballot to the remotest parts of the vast archipelago.

Boots, boats and bikes: Getting out the vote in Indonesia

Indonesia

Infrastructure at heart of Widodo's Indonesia re-election bid

President's failure to deliver on promises could swing voters in favour of his opponent Subianto.

Infrastructure at heart of Widodo's Indonesia re-election bid

Refugees

'Open prison': The growing despair of refugees stuck in Indonesia

Few options remain for people in shelters - too afraid to go home and with little hope of resettlement.

'Open prison': The growing despair of refugees stuck in Indonesia