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Syria Refugee Camps

Report: 7 Million Syrian Children Face Harsh Winter Without Heat, Clothing

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.15.2015 | Impact

Nearly four years of civil war has wreaked havoc on every aspect of their lives, but nothing has prepared the millions of vulnerable Syrian children f...

What Syrian Child Refugees 'Working The Streets' In Lebanon Really Means

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 04.23.2014 | World

Khaled, an 11-year-old Syrian boy living in Beirut, often works until 4 am begging partygoers for money. He's one of countless refugee children in the...

Syrian Crisis Creating a Lost Generation

Hani Almadhoun | Posted 06.04.2014 | Impact
Hani Almadhoun

Others I met on my journey around Lebanon's camps were positive and resourceful in spite of nearly impossible conditions. But, for how much longer?

It's Time to Assist Our Syrian Brothers and Sisters

Georgette Bennett, Ph.D. | Posted 04.08.2014 | Impact
Georgette Bennett, Ph.D.

History has shown us that instability leads to long periods of extremism and violence that affect the global community. This is a lesson the world should have learned over and over again, yet never seems to take to heart.

Max J. Rosenthal

Syrian Refugee Has 'Given Up All Hope' Of Returning To War-Ridden Country | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 02.03.2014 | World

TRIPOLI, Lebanon -- Reem Ajaj had planned to become a judge. That goal still seemed possible just over a year ago as she graduated from law school at ...

Syrian Refugee Kids Take Up Martial Arts So That They Can Learn To Be More Peaceful

AP | BELA SZANDELSZKY | Posted 09.17.2013 | Impact

ZAATARI, Jordan -- The Syrian refugee children stand straight in a row, then – when the Korean trainers bark out instructions – they break into ma...

Photos Reveal Terrifying Extent Of Syria's Refugee Crisis

Posted 08.20.2013 | World

Shocking images released by the United Nations' Refugee Agency on Monday reveal the enormity of Syria's lingering refugee crisis. Nearly 30,000 Sy...

LOOK: The Enormity Of Syria's Refugee Crisis

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 07.19.2013 | World

An average of 6,000 Syrians a day have fled their war-torn country since the beginning of 2013, in what the United Nations considers one of the worst ...

1.5 MILLION Syrians Fled War

Reuters | Posted 07.17.2013 | World

(Adds details on breakdown of refugees) GENEVA, May 17 (Reuters) - More than 1.5 million people have fled Syria as conditions there de...

UN On Syrian Refugee Camps: 'We Are Broke'

Reuters | Posted 06.05.2013 | World

By Tom Miles GENEVA, April 5 (Reuters) - The United Nations gave its starkest warning yet on Friday that it would soon run out of cas...

U.N.: 210,000 Kids In Syria Desperate For Help

AP | Posted 02.04.2013 | Impact

GENEVA -- The U.N. children's agency says 420,000 people – half of them children – need immediate help in Syria's western governorate of Homs. ...

Syrian Refugees Face New Dangers In Jordanian Camp

AP | BASSEM MROUE and DALE GAVLAK | Posted 10.08.2012 | World

YAYLADAGI, Turkey — His two-story house with a garden became a military post when government forces moved into his village in northeastern Syria...