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Syrian Refugee Crisis

Sophia Jones

These Syrian Refugee Photos Tell An Unlikely Story Of Human Resiliency | Sophia Jones | Posted 03.17.2014 | World

Hundreds of Syrians cross the border into Jordan every day on foot. Some are the elderly walking with children and grandchildren, leaving a lifetime b...

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 ...

The Difference Between Heaven and Hell

Crystal Wells | Posted 11.24.2013 | Impact
Crystal Wells

Mohamad, his wife, Sara, 37, and nine other families, all Syrian refugees, crowded together, pressed against the cement back wall of their home. Another bomb followed, and then another, until approximately 2 am.

Amid Royal Baby Mania, Cries Of Refugee Newborns Unheard

Posted 07.23.2013 | World

International media descended on London for the much anticipated arrival of the Duchess of Cambridge's royal offspring Monday. But amid the baby mania...

More Than 1,000 Syrian Refugees Seek Shelter In Local Schools

Reuters | Posted 08.07.2013 | World

HOMS, Syria, June 7 (Reuters) - In one district in the battered city of Homs, one school educates children while the other three shelter families wh...

Time Is Running Out for Syria

Kristalina Georgieva | Posted 06.23.2013 | World
Kristalina Georgieva

The Syrian civil war is creating a humanitarian crisis beyond the reckoning of even the world's most experienced aid workers. There is a saying that you can avoid reality, but you cannot avoid the consequences of avoiding reality.

Refugee Crisis Worsens As 9,000 More Syrians Flee To Turkey

Reuters | Jonathon Burch | Posted 11.04.2013 | World

ANKARA, Nov 9 (Reuters) - Around 9,000 Syrian refugees fled into Turkey in the past 24 hours, the U.N. refugee agency said on Friday, and Turkish st...

Number Of Syrians Fleeing To Turkey Tops 50,000

Reuters | Posted 10.08.2012 | World

ISTANBUL, Aug 9 (Reuters) - More than 2,000 people fled violence in Syria to reach neighbouring Turkey in the past two days, bringin...