Latest from Sudarsan Raghavan

The Libyan war’s lethal legacy: booby-trapped teddy bears, toilets and soda cans

Demining teams are clearing munitions left behind — intentionally and unintentionally — after waves of conflict.
  • May 29, 2021

Once snubbed by Biden, Egypt's Sissi uses Gaza cease-fire role to prove his relevance

The Egyptian leader has been shunned by the White House over his poor human rights and crackdowns.
  • May 21, 2021

Mass murder and the sin of silence

The Kaniyat brutalized this town for years. No one stopped them. No one held them to account.
  • May 8, 2021

A hidden, decade long atrocity in Libya has been revealed

Go inside the town of Tarhuna which was brutalized by a Libyan militia for a decade.
  • May 8, 2021

A 3,000-year-old ‘lost golden city’ has been unearthed in Egypt

Archaeologists say the discovery in Luxor could be the most significant find since the tomb of the boy king Tutankhamen.
  • Apr 8, 2021

Egyptians overcame low expectations to free the giant ship stuck in the canal, boosting national pride

Crews worked day and night to dislodge the Ever Given, bringing Egyptians a rare sense of collective pride.
  • Apr 7, 2021

Cairo’s mummies get a new home. And a grand procession on the way.

For a half hour, the pharaohs of ancient Egypt ruled the streets of the modern capital.
  • Apr 3, 2021

Inside the 144-hour scramble to free the giant ship stuck in the Suez Canal

The massive operation to dislodge the Ever Given and save global trade hinged on super-tugs, dredgers and prayers for a high tide.
  • Mar 31, 2021

All aboard Bus 70: Traveling a local Libyan route from war to hope and renewal

In the capital Tripoli, the very sight of the bus traversing a former battlefront is reason for optimism.
  • Mar 31, 2021