Mindy Belz

Mindy wrote WORLD Magazine's first cover story in 1986 and went on to serve as international editor, editor, and now senior editor. She has covered wars in Syria, Afganistan, Africa, and the Balkans, and she recounts some of her experiences in They Say We Are Infidels: On the Run from ISIS with Persecuted Christians in the Middle East. Mindy resides with her husband, Nat, in Asheville, N.C. Follow her on Twitter @mcbelz.

Good news, bad news

International | Yeltsin defeated the communists, but victory came at a price
by Mindy Belz
Posted 7/20/96, 12:00 am

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Rising to the challenge

International | Wycliffe missionary outlasts two years' guerrilla captivity
by Mindy Belz
Posted 7/06/96, 12:00 am

Doris Rising's husband was an hour late getting home, so she called friends and they went out to search for him. His motorcycle was near the back entrance to the Lomalinda study center in Colombia, but the Wycliffe missionary had disappeared. There was no word for two months, until a message was received from his captors and a letter, apparently written by him, stating that he was being treated well.

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Beijing's little sister

International | Follow-up U.N.
by Mindy Belz
Posted 6/22/96, 12:00 am

In contrast to last summer's United Nations conference on women in Beijing, this month's U.N. Conference on Human Settlements in Istanbul, Turkey, seemed a tame beast. But appearances can be deceiving: Even a tame beast has claws.

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