Latest from Joby Warrick
Facing a cash crisis, Hezbollah and its Iranian sponsors reap millions from smuggled amphetamines.
  • Aug 4, 2020
Investigators accused Damascus of deception and set a 90-day deadline for revealing how much deadly sarin it hid.
  • Jul 9, 2020
Six months into the outbreak, the disease is now seen as an “adverse-force multiplier,” raising the risk of violence globally.
  • Jul 9, 2020
Experts say they believe a bomb caused last week’s mysterious explosion at Iran’s main uranium facility, but it is unclear how badly the country’s nuclear program has been set back.
  • Jul 6, 2020
A feared violent wave from former fighters has not materialized, but attacks are up in other parts of the world, including Iraq and Syria as well as parts of Africa.
  • Jun 14, 2020
Despite collapsing markets, trains still move banned coal into Russia and onward to international buyers.
  • Jun 12, 2020
The attack in early May is believed to have been retaliation for an earlier hacking attempt targeting Israeli water supplies.
  • May 18, 2020
The April incident targeting two water districts was quickly thwarted and caused no damage but the incident raises fears of escalation.
  • May 8, 2020
Many epidemiologists believe that a natural transmission of the virus from animal to human remains the most likely explanation.
  • Apr 30, 2020
Despite deepening financial troubles, Iran’s elite military unit projects itself as the country’s savior.
  • Apr 22, 2020