How the Caribbean became a stopping point for the American journey of so many Jews
Authorities discovered the trove, headed for Belgium, during a cargo search
Upheaval in Egypt and Libya has led to widespread looting—and the plunder is being sold on the Israeli market
I went to Syria to photograph the rebellion. But when the army took aim at the village where I was staying, I escaped to Turkey with 100 refugees.
A trove of medieval scrolls, smuggled out of Afghanistan into the hands of London art dealers, could shed new light on a once-vibrant Jewish heritage
Smuggled into Syria, a reporter finds that the Free Syrian Army lacks leadership but is fiercely united against Bashar al-Assad and Iran