5 Added | 2 Magazines | 14 Following | 1 Follower | @flbd71uocmu0al1 | Keep up with flbd71uocmu0al1 on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “flbd71uocmu0al1”

Syria's civil war prompts first 'Doomsday Vault' withdrawal

<b>(CNN) —</b> The horror of Syria's civil war is familiar to most, thanks to the ghastly images of death and destruction -- and most recently, of fleeing refugees -- that have played out across our screens.<p>But the conflict's ugly effects have now reached far beyond the devastated streets of Syria and the …

Middle East

THE SHOT: The Great Migration of 2015

I have been covering the migrant story for three weeks in Hungary, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia and Austria. I wanted to witness, and photograph, the biggest mass migration of people in Europe since WWII. The exodus of people from the Middle East and beyond is testing the European Union and beginning …