Syria's civil war since 2011
This picture taken on March 13, 2019 shows a mortar being fired by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on the frontline of fighting to expel the Islamic State (IS) group from the town of Baghouz, in the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor. AFP This picture taken on March 17, 2019, shows a destroyed mosque near the remains of an Islamic State (IS) group jihadists' ...
Daily life in North Korea
North Koreans went to the polls for an election in which there could be only one winner. Leader Kim Jong Un's ruling Workers' Party has an iron grip on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, as the isolated, nuclear-armed country is officially known.