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Syrian Kids Who Escaped War Face Forced Labor
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, middle-east, humanrights, freedoms, children, government )

Cal
- 233 days ago - takepart.com
With the majority of refugees living below the poverty line in Lebanon, many children work to survive.
UN Seeks $ 750 Million to Educate Syrian Refugee Children
World  (tags: world, politics, GoodNews, Syrian refugees, humanrights, Refugees&Relief, middle-east, news )

Cal
- 315 days ago - ipsnews.net
The United Nations has made an urgent appeal for $750 million in funds to provide education to about one million Syrian refugee children in Jordan Lebanon and Turkey.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Aleppo's Children, Now!
World  (tags: children, war, violence, SYRIA, ALEPPO, world, politics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', death, ethics, middle-east )

Cal
- 63 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
100 children have been killed in Aleppo since last Friday.
In a First for Middle East Politics, Christians and Islamists Stump Together
World  (tags: politics, middle-east, government, GoodNews, world, society, news )

Cal
- 74 days ago - csmonitor.com
A major Islamist party in Jordan is fielding four Christians among its list of candidates for Tuesday's parliamentary election. Muslim candidates âEUR" and voters âEUR" are coming out to support them.
SYRIA: Stop the Bombs
World  (tags: terrorism, war, politics, middle-east, children, WAR CRIMES, Russian bombing of humanitarian workers , humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 116 days ago - medicsunderfire.org
The repeated targeting of healthcare workers and hospitals by the Russian and Syrian governments are war crimes. We call on you to give SyriaâEUR(TM)s heroic healthcare workers and the communities they serve a zone free from bombing
So Are Living the Syrians, Who Failed to Escape War.
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, crime, death, middle-east, news, society, war, violence )

Pablo
- 331 days ago - clarin.com
Squeezed into tiny rooms, buildings under construction or in rickety trucks. More than 2.3 million homes were destroyed. They lived 7 million people. The last refuge of Abu Zyad, a vendor of cigarettes arrived to the capital in 2012, fleeing the fighting
Can Israelis And Palestinians Change Their Minds?
World  (tags: culture, politics, society, world, striving towards peace, mindsets, world, politics, middle-east, conflict, society )

Cal
- 254 days ago - npr.org
Can Israelis and Palestinians change their minds about living with their neighbors in Peace? Studies show that time together, deliberately discussing the conflict, humanizes the enemy
Jordan Bans Lebanese Band That Promotes Gender Equality And Sexual Freedom
World  (tags: world, politics, society, humanrights, womrn, Jordan, freedoms, middle-east, media, government )

Cal
- 218 days ago - thinkprogress.org
A Lebanese band vocally supportive of gender equality and sexual liberation was barred from performing in Middle Eastern nation Jordan earlier this week.
Jewish Woman Forced to Hide From Anti-Israel Activists at UC-Irvine
World  (tags: ethics, education, antiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii, intimidation, censorship, society, middle-east, humanrights, politics, freedoms, violence, interesting )

Cal
- 196 days ago - observer.com
Pro-Palestine student group dubbed violent protests a 'success,' justified by presence of police and IDF soldiers
Cartoon: If Trump Were a Syrian Refugee
World  (tags: Syrian refugees, Trump, Human Rights, freedoms, conflict, death, ethics, middle-east, society, politics, world )

Carrie
- 273 days ago - dailykos.com
I don't have much to say about Donald Trump's repugnant comments about immigrants, aside from the suggestion that he use some of his billions to buy a clue about the desperation that drives people into these situations.
Thousands of Children Under Siege in War-Torn Syria
World  (tags: conflict, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Syria, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, violence, society, middle-east, war, politics )

Cal
- 268 days ago - ipsnews.net
Seeing children dying due to a lack of doctors and medicines, and seeing them grow up in a society with no food, schools or text books, is the reality of the daily life of more than 250,000 Syrian children currently under siege in the war-ravaged Middle
Drug Crazed Soldiers Complicate Syrian War, As Drug Sales Bring Cash to Combatants
World  (tags: war, violence, middle-east, Syria conflict, drugs, conflict, politics )

Cal
- 363 days ago - alternet.org
Speed becomes an essential ingredient in Mideast wars
Father of Drowned Syrian Toddler Makes Heartfelt Holiday Plea
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, world, violence, middle-east, humanrights, politics, freedoms, children, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 344 days ago - takepart.com
Abdullah Kurdi hopes the Christmas spirit will inspire people to open their hearts to those who are fleeing violence.
Syria Crisis - The Keys of the Conflict in a Summary Drawn Maps Hands. Look.   video
World  (tags: conflict, corruption, crime, middle-east, politics, violence, war )

Pablo
- 331 days ago - youtube.com
A ten-minute video to understand the war in Syria; Project Whymaps.net The keys of the conflict in a summary drawn maps hands. Look. In English, with 15 possibilities of language subtitles.
Turkey Descends Into Civil War as Conflict in Southeast Escalates
World  (tags: world, terrorism, society, politics, middle-east, Turkey, Kurds )

Cal
- 300 days ago - ipsnews.net
In southern Turkey a local rebellion has escalated into regional devastation
 

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