Refugees

Syrian child refugees taught to release stress and resist recruitment

2017/01/02 At: 13:20

The screams of a dozen Syrian and Palestinian children pierce the air of a community center in Lebanon’s Shatila refugee camp. Yet the children are not hurt. They are yelling …

Refugee pleaded with doctors on Manus Island for help before his death

2016/12/27 At: 23:29

In the days before Sudanese refugee Faysal Ishak Ahmed collapsed and died, he pleaded with doctors inside the Manus Island detention centre to treat him, having been “more than 20 …



Refugees rehoused in Greece as temperatures drop

2016/12/25 At: 17:16

Thousands of refugees and migrants will be relocated indoors from tent camps in Greece as temperatures fell below zero for the first time, the UN refugee agency said Thursday. The …

Half of Syrian refugees in Turkey are under 18

2016/12/25 At: 17:14

Over 1.3 million Syrian refugees in the country are under the age of 18, the Interior Ministry has revealed Thursday. According to the figures collected by the Directorate General of …

Ahlan Bear: Stuffed animal welcomes Syrian children to Canada

2016/12/25 At: 17:13

(Middle East Eye)- Sasha Naffaa knows how lonely it can be to leave your friends behind when you move to a new country. That’s why the fourth grader hopes a …

Syrian refugee mother’s only wish is to see her family

2016/12/25 At: 17:11

As the evacuation of civilians from the war-torn Syrian city of Aleppo continues, one 65-year-old refugee mother’s only wish is to see her family re-united and together once again. Mother-of-seven …

Syrian chef serves up slice of home in Greek camp

2016/12/25 At: 17:09

Before braving a ‘trip of death’ to escape Syria, Talal Rankoussi was a chef in a Damascus restaurant considered the largest in the world. Bawabet Al Dimashq — Damascus Gate …