MECA, the acronym for Middle East Children's Alliance, continues to provide medicine, food, and other basic necessities to children and their families in war-torn areas of the Middle East.
In 2005, Anderson Cooper published his memoirs in the book, Dispatches from the Edge, which describes his experiences reporting from war-torn and disaster-ridden cities.
From there, he spent a year in Vietnam and later started filming and reporting from many war-torn areas, including Somalia, Rwanda and Bosnia.
He tells stories of walking the streets of war-torn Kosovo, a guitar in one hand and a rifle in the other, strumming songs of peace.
As a young girl in war-torn Poland, Olga Erteszek learned to sew by watching her mother make corsets.
War-torn and weary.