Rick Noack

Burns FellowWashington, D.C.


Stunning satellite images and maps show how east and west differ from each other even today.

  • Oct 31, 2014

Finland will finance your free education, but not your coffee break.

  • Oct 29, 2014

Hint: He really didn’t like burqas.

  • Oct 28, 2014

Fully embracing his new role, Darth refused to take off his mask after being asked to do so by officials.

  • Oct 27, 2014

Discontent is growing in Iran after acid attacks on women.

  • Oct 24, 2014

“One day I stood up and I understood with absolute clarity that [I had] to murder both of my children.“

  • Oct 22, 2014

While Iran believes the U.S. uses Ebola to fight China in Africa, some European media outlets criticize an excess of caution.

  • Oct 22, 2014

New satellite images show how the Syrian border town of Kobane, under siege by Islamic State militants, has turned into a war zone.

  • Oct 20, 2014

According to estimates, more than 200 schoolgirls are still being held by Boko Haram militants.

  • Oct 17, 2014

The proposed law is remarkable because France is among the world’s most liberal countries in terms of alcohol consumption.

  • Oct 16, 2014
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Rick Noack writes about foreign affairs. He is an Arthur F. Burns Fellow at The Washington Post.