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Syria Starvation

Syrians Are Starving To Death And That Is Unacceptable

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 04.23.2014 | World

The leaders of five major United Nations agencies warned on Wednesday that the humanitarian situation in war-torn Syria is continuing to deteriorate, ...

Max J. Rosenthal

Syria's Fourth Year Of War Will Look A Lot Like Its Third

HuffingtonPost.com | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 03.15.2014 | World

BEIRUT -- As the Syrian civil war marks its third anniversary on Saturday, observers of the conflict say the fourth year of war will likely bring more...

Amnesty: Syrian Forces Using Starvation As Weapon

Reuters | Posted 05.10.2014 | World

BEIRUT, March 10 (Reuters) - Amnesty International accused President Bashar al-Assad's forces on Monday of perpetrating war crimes as part of a sieg...

Weeds for Dinner

Roberta Gately | Posted 04.07.2014 | Impact
Roberta Gately

Her plea for cookies and milk went unanswered that day, but it is one that is universally understood, and as hard to forget as it is to imagine.

Clerics Issue Fatwa Allowing Starving Syrians To Eat Cats And Dogs

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 10.16.2013 | World

Muslim leaders in war-torn Syria have issued a fatwa allowing citizens in the embattled suburbs of the capital Damascus to eat dogs and cats to satiat...

Hunger The Latest Threat To Syrians

Reuters | Posted 11.24.2013 | World

By Erika Solomon and Stephen Kalin BEIRUT, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Hunger is a growing threat to Syrians living in regions hit by the civi...