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# syrian-war - Saturday 11 April, 2020

'My nephew was hit by a rocket, we couldn't find any trace of him': Syrians explain why they fled their homes
# Lebanon
# Lebanon

'My nephew was hit by a rocket, we couldn't find any trace of him': Syrians explain why they fled their homes

Apr 11th 2020, 9:00 PM 23,450 Views 11 Comments

NGOs in Lebanon are trying to build bridges between Syrian refugees and local people, using techniques from Northern Ireland.

# syrian-war - Sunday 27 November, 2016

'Children are being killed': Hundreds flee to government-held districts in Aleppo
# Five Years Of War
# Five Years Of War

'Children are being killed': Hundreds flee to government-held districts in Aleppo

Nov 27th 2016, 3:03 PM 8,179 Views 34 Comments

An estimated 275,000 people are trapped in terrible conditions in the city’s rebel-held eastern districts.

# syrian-war - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Syria might need to be dismembered, says America's spymaster
# Partition
# Partition

Syria might need to be dismembered, says America's spymaster

Jul 30th 2016, 3:11 PM 31,046 Views 115 Comments

John Brennan’s comments are a rare public acknowledgement by a senior US official that Syria may need partition.

# syrian-war - Saturday 17 January, 2015

'The war has divided families more than decades of Israeli occupation ever did'
# Syria
# Syria

'The war has divided families more than decades of Israeli occupation ever did'

Jan 17th 2015, 10:30 AM 10,303 Views 45 Comments

A newly-released Irish film documents the lives of people in Majdal Shams – one of five remaining Arab villages in the Golan Heights.

# syrian-war - Monday 16 December, 2013

UN launches major appeal for emergency aid amid worsening Syria refugee crisis
# Syrian War
# Syrian War

UN launches major appeal for emergency aid amid worsening Syria refugee crisis

Dec 16th 2013, 9:57 PM 4,369 Views 26 Comments

The number of Syrian refugees in the Middle East is expected to double next year to over four million.

Syrian 'barrel bombs' kill 76 people including 28 children
# Syrian War
# Syrian War

Syrian 'barrel bombs' kill 76 people including 28 children

Dec 16th 2013, 11:34 AM 4,265 Views 24 Comments

The “unprecedented” bombardment came as the UN estimated that the number of Syrian refugees would touch 4.1 million by the end of 2014.

# syrian-war - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Syria Through a Lens: life of slain filmmaker and activist honoured
# Syria
# Syria

Syria Through a Lens: life of slain filmmaker and activist honoured

May 26th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,096 Views 7 Comments

The one-year anniversary of the death of young journalist Bassel Shehadeh, who was killed in a shelling attack by Syrian government forces, will be marked by a worldwide commemoration of his life and work.

# syrian-war - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Syrian missiles kill at least 141 in Syria
# Aleppo
# Aleppo

Syrian missiles kill at least 141 in Syria

Feb 27th 2013, 10:46 AM 2,247 Views 56 Comments

At least half of those killed were children when the Syrian military fired at least four missiles into the northern province of Aleppo last week.