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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

Accountability on Drones Continues to Fall Short

August 12, 2015 by Richard Weir 7

The United States must hold itself accountable for all civilians killed or injured in drone strikes, not just U.S. citizens or other Westerners.

Israeli Soldiers Break Their Silence on the Gaza Conflict

July 6, 2015 by Ammar Abu Zayyad 4

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.

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