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In the Middle East, the Open Society Foundations focus on providing grants to organizations addressing issues of governance and rights, media and information, women’s empowerment, education, and arts and culture.

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Open Society Voices

Israeli Soldiers Break Their Silence on the Gaza Conflict

July 6, 2015 by Ammar Abu Zayyad 3

A group of veterans who fought in the Palestinian Territories are testifying about what they did with the goal of making Israeli society face up to its military’s actions.

Europe’s Migration Crossing Points Captured in Six Films

June 26, 2015 by Stefano Liberti 12

From the English Channel to the airport in Rome, Europe’s crossing points offer migrants hope and hardship.

An ICC Investigation of Possible War Crimes in Palestine Could Benefit All Involved

June 25, 2015 by James Goldston 1

The White House and Israel both oppose the court taking a role in the region, but the process holds tangible rewards for all parties.

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