Tens of thousands of Yazidis are fleeing Iraq due to attacks by ISM. Many are heading for Turkey, to return to villages their ethno-religious community was once forced to leave and which, until recently, lay abandoned.
We’ll take a look at a place where burials are done free of charge, some villages where harvesting is still carried out with an oxcart, and an island where residents are convinced they’re living on holy ground.
Europe is not just about bright lights, big cities and the daily hustle and bustle. The continent is also home to people who live on remote little islands, where life is enjoyed at its own pace:
Life in Europe's countryside might not be as fast-paced and hectic as it is in the cities, but it's not without its problems.
Europe's bridges have their own stories to tell - of wanderlust, exclusion and rapprochement. Now a brand new series from European Journal presents some really special ones.
The director’s countdown is in French, the editor’s comments are in German, the colleague’s remark is in Spanish – producing European Journal is in itself a typical European endeavour: challenging and a lot of fun!
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