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"On the Bride's Side" reviewed (October 2014)

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A Palestinian poet and an Italian journalist meet five Syrians and Palestinians fleeing the war in Syria at the Milan central station, and decide to help them to reach Sweden by faking a wedding. 727 more words


On racial tensions, teenagers' aspirations and malnutrition amongst Syrian refugees

Marfat Ibrahim laughs as she lifts the rugs covering the concrete floor in her tent. “Look, look,” she says, pointing with one hand and juggling her one-year-old daughter in the other arm.

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My Middle East Adventure

NGO Basmeh and Zeitooneh Revives Dignity in Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

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More than nine million Syrians—well over one-third of the country’s 23 million people—are either internally displaced or have fled across borders to neighboring nations. 2,592 more words

Women To Watch

#Kobani: air raid stalled because of weather

The #Islamic_State soldiers are in control of large parts of ‘Ayn al-‘Arab/Kobani.  They are in control of major government (Syrian) buildings, in the area known as al-Murab’ al-‘Amni.   32 more words


Reality is that, things are getting worse in Syria and Iraq and the world is oblivious to admit what’s happening around them. According to new reports from the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, the “Isis extremists are selling women as sex slaves to lure new fighters to their cause” and the price of dissent is nothing but death.  401 more words

Is #WakeUpCall Syria the next Ice Bucket Challenge?

MONTREAL — British celebrities are taking to Twitter for the Wake Up Call campaign, which is being touted as a successor to the Ice Bucket Challenge… 875 more words


Pictures of the Week: Sept. 26 — Oct. 3

From growing protests in Hong Kong and an intruder at the White House, to child jockeys in Indonesia and George Clooney’s wedding, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.