Many of the country’s finest antiquities were stolen under cover of war, ending up in elite museums all over the globe. Should they be returned?
The cease-fire in Nagorno-Karabakh may offer new hope for the preservation of threatened monuments everywhere.
While international donors gather in Geneva to discuss a reduced aid package to Afghanistan, intense violence has Afghan officials pleading for continued assistance.
In one city ruined by war, even the stones seem to have voices. They tell the stories of people who can no longer speak for themselves.
For years, Silk Road travelers made the grueling trek past towering mountain ranges and ancient cities now lost to time. Centuries later, one writer attempts to retrace the journey.