Adnan R. Khan

Maclean's

Adnan R. Khan has been on the ground for Maclean's in some of the world's most unfriendly places, from Pakistan to Iraq, writing about conflict, politics, society, and the occasional vacationing tips in Afghanistan. He claims to be based in a small cabin somewhere on Turkey's Mediterranean coast though no one can definitively prove it.

Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu throws flowers to supporters during the "Justice Rally" on July 9, 2017 in Istanbul, Turkey. The Justice Rally was held to conclude the 25 day "Justice March" led by Kemal Kilicdaroglu which saw thousands of people march 425-kilometers from Ankara to Istanbul. The march and the rally were held to protest the conviction of CHP lawmaker Enis Berberoglu and to support an independent an fair judicial system in Turkey. (Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, a former Afghan warlord in exile in Iran, speaks during an interview with the AFP in Tehran October 17, 2001.  (Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images)