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Almost Half Of The Victims In The Turkey Bombing Were Under The Age Of 14

Reuters | Willa Frej | Posted 08.22.2016 | World

At least 22 of the victims in a suicide bomb attack on a wedding party in the southeastern Turkish city of Gaziantep at the weekend were under the age...

The Hidden Heroes of Gaziantep

Darcy Ataman | Posted 06.11.2016 | World
Darcy Ataman

Each year on June 20th the United Nations invites organizations and people from around the world to celebrate World Refugee Day. This is an event that "honors the courage, strength and determination of women, men and children who are forced to flee their homeland under threat of persecution, conflict and violence."

My Whirlwind Tour of Turkey and a Syrian Refugee Camp

Yasmina Blackburn | Posted 05.05.2016 | World
Yasmina Blackburn

I was honored to be chosen along with my friend and colleague, photojournalist, Sadaf Syed, and journalists from around the world, to attend the DS Ce...

Deadly Suicide Blast Hits Turkish Police Station

Reuters | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 01.03.2017 | World

GAZIANTEP, Turkey, May 1 (Reuters) - Two police officers were killed and 22 people wounded in a suicide car bomb attack in the southeastern Turkish ci...

ISIS Sex Slave Trade in Gaziantep, Turkey

Anne Speckhard | Posted 04.26.2016 | Politics
Anne Speckhard

ISIS has been generating millions of dollars through the sale of women and children abducted from the regions it has conquered. While the Yazidi slave...

Joshua Hersh

Winter Storm Bears Down On Syrian Refugees In Desperate Need Of Blankets, Shelter

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

GAZIANTEP, Turkey -- As the first flakes of snow fell on the already frozen ground of southern Turkey Tuesday night, refugee agencies and activists we...

Joshua Hersh

Syria's Humanitarian Quagmire Worsens, U.N. Official Reports

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

GAZIANTEP, Turkey -- In this small Turkish city near Syria's northern border, aid workers complain that the humanitarian disaster unfolding just 45 mi...

Like Father, Like Son: Possible External Links to Gaziantep Bombings in Context

Connor Ryan | Posted 11.25.2012 | World
Connor Ryan

We will probably never know who committed the attack. However with the situation on the Turkish-Syrian border remaining in a sort of limbo it is very possible that we will come to see more attacks of the same nature.

Groom Accidentally Kills Father, 2 Aunts At Turkish Wedding

The Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A groom accidentally killed three relatives at his wedding in Turkey when he fired into the air with an assault rifle in celebration, according to rep...