Arezou Rezvani

Arezou Rezvani appears in the following:

Lebanese candidates push for change in a corrupt electoral system

Saturday, May 14, 2022

Lebanese elections this weekend are taking place under a system designed to keep the same parties in power in the parliament. But a few candidates hope they can send a message about change.


Lebanon's economic crisis will be on voters' minds during parliamentary elections

Friday, May 13, 2022

Lebanon is holding parliamentary elections against the backdrop of a severe economic crisis. Here's a look at what's at stake for those in power and the candidates trying to replace them.


Amid an economic meltdown, Lebanon will hold parliamentary elections

Friday, May 13, 2022

An unabated economic crisis in Lebanon is crushing the middle class. A look at how people there are coping ahead of Sunday's parliamentary elections.


Meet the rescue team extracting people trapped in Kyiv suburbs under siege

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

U.S. combat veteran Bryan Stern runs a nonprofit called Project Dynamo that extracts people from hostile places. Since Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the organization has rescued more than 400 people.


Fighting to survive: Ukraine's cancer patients' struggle to find care while fleeing

Friday, March 18, 2022

Supplies are running low at Lviv's regional cancer hospital in Ukraine. The patient load has doubled and supplies in Kyiv are inaccessible. But hospital staff choose the duty of care over safety.


Hundreds gather to honor fallen Ukrainian soldiers

Wednesday, March 09, 2022

The first of Ukraine's fallen soldiers are starting to come home. Two men were killed on the front lines in Russia's war on Ukraine. Hundreds gathered to mourn at their funeral on Tuesday.


A rescue team evacuates premature American twins from Kyiv in a daring mission

Tuesday, March 08, 2022

The twin boys, Lenny and Moishe, were born just as Russia invaded Ukraine. A specialist team of U.S. Army veterans hatched a desperate plan to bring them into Poland and, hopefully, to safety.


Under the Taliban, it's harder than ever to be an Afghan journalist

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Many have stopped working, fearing retribution amid uncertainty about Taliban rules. "I do not want to fall into the hands of the Taliban," one says. "I don't want to be cut up into pieces."


With the Taliban in power, Afghan journalists face detentions and more

Wednesday, October 06, 2021

When the Taliban seized power, hundreds of Afghan journalists fled. Those who stayed behind face threats by Taliban foot soldiers that the government says it doesn't have control over yet.


For Afghan Woman, Life Under The Taliban Is Taking Shape

Monday, September 20, 2021

Women across Afghanistan have been protesting the Taliban's restrictions. Some feel that time is running out for them to protect all their hard-earned freedoms from the last 20 years.


At Pakistan's Border With Afghanistan, People Wait To Cross From Both Sides

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Afghans are trying to reach Pakistan via the frontier near the Khyber Pass, but Pakistan is wary of more refugees. Cargo trucks are backed up for miles, waiting to deliver goods into Afghanistan.


She Is Staying In Afghanistan To Ensure Women's Gains Aren't Lost Under Taliban Rule

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Mahbooba Seraj, founder of the Afghan Women's Network, has a message for Americans watching what's happening in Afghanistan.


The Capitol Siege: The Arrested And Their Stories

Friday, March 05, 2021

More than 250 people have been charged in the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. NPR is looking at the cases. Each provides clues to questions surrounding the attack: Who joined the mob? What did they do? And why?


An Arizona Voter Answers The Question: What Keeps You Up At Night?

Thursday, August 27, 2020

We've heard from a diverse group of families and now we make our last stop. A 70-year-old registered Democrat living in Scottsdale, Ariz., talks about why she plans to vote for President Trump again.


Ariz. Churchgoers On What Keeps Them Up At Night

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Lena and Joe Crandell, church volunteers who live outside of Tucson, Ariz., talk about what's been keeping them up at night, and why their concerns will translate into votes for President Trump.


It's Been A Hard Year. 5 Families On How 2020 Will Shape Their Vote For President

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

The spread of COVID-19, the ensuing economic crisis and the reckoning around social injustice has made 2020 a year like none other. NPR wanted to know how these events might shape political choices.


Single Mom On Navajo Nation Describes How Her Worries Will Shape Her Vote

Friday, August 21, 2020

Deborah Veres, a single mom and a social studies teacher on the Navajo Nation in Arizona, talks about what's been keeping her up at night and how those anxieties will drive her vote in November.


We Ask Voters In The Southwest: What Keeps You Up At Night?

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

As the political conventions begin, NPR's David Greene sits down with families to hear what's been keeping them up at night, and how their worries may shape their political choices.


LA Protests Over George Floyd's Death May Interfere With Businesses Reopening

Monday, June 01, 2020

Los Angeles businesses had plans to reopen this week as the city lifted COVID-19 restrictions. But violence, looting and vandalism in response to George Floyd's death have put some plans on hold.


'Mourning In Isolation': Chaplain Tries To Comfort Families Of COVID-19 Patients

Friday, April 10, 2020

For many families, the only connection they have to a loved one in their final moments is to a hospital chaplain. For COVID-19 patients at New York City's Mount Sinai Hospital, that's Rocky Walker.