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UN Seeks $ 750 Million to Educate Syrian Refugee Children
World  (tags: world, politics, GoodNews, Syrian refugees, humanrights, Refugees&Relief, middle-east, news )

Cal
- 97 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.
Syrian Kids Who Escaped War Face Forced Labor
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, middle-east, humanrights, freedoms, children, government )

Cal
- 14 days ago - takepart.com
With the majority of refugees living below the poverty line in Lebanon, many children work to survive.
The Real Reason Putin Is in Syria
World  (tags: politics, geopolitics, Putin, Middle Est, Saudi Arabia, oil prices, Iran, middle-east, news, world, violence, society )

Cal
- 209 days ago - cnbc.com
With Russia and allied Iran increasing their presence throughout the Middle East, ostensibly to combat ISIS, Saudi Arabia stands with a large target on its back.
Saudi Arabia Has Made the Situation in Yemen So Much Worse
World  (tags: violence, conflict, middle-east, politics, world, Yemen conflict, war )

Cal
- 351 days ago - globalpost.com
The Houthis say they are victims of Saudi and American aggression, while the Saudis say the Houthis are a volatile group supported by Iran.
Child Labour: A Hidden Atrocity of the Syrian Crisis
World  (tags: Syria risis, childlabor, Lebanon, Syria, politics, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, violence, society, middle-east )

Cal
- 300 days ago - ipsnews.net
In a conflict that has claimed over 220,000 lives and injured a further 840,000 people as of January 2015, it is sometimes hard to see beyond the death toll.
Lebanon's Got 99 Problems and Trash Is Just One
World  (tags: politics, middle-east, world, Lebanon, freedoms, society, violence, humanrights, government )

Cal
- 247 days ago - globalpost.com
Protesters clashed with police in central Beirut for a second night on Sunday, as a campaign that began with demands to solve an ongoing trash problem developed into a major crisis for the Lebanese government.
So Are Living the Syrians, Who Failed to Escape War.
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, crime, death, middle-east, news, society, war, violence )

Pablo
- 112 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
Rabbis, Palestinian Peace Activists Unite in Show of Solidarity Against Violence
World  (tags: politics, middle-east, news, world, peace, humanrights, humans )

Cal
- 270 days ago - jpost.com
In the sweltering heat of Sunday afternoon and the bitter atmosphere of recent days, some 150 people gathered in the Etzion settlement bloc to condemn the slaying of Ali Dawabsha, the Palestinian toddler who was burnt to death in the village of Duma on
Can Israelis And Palestinians Change Their Minds?
World  (tags: culture, politics, society, world, striving towards peace, mindsets, world, politics, middle-east, conflict, society )

Cal
- 35 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
Iran Renews Attacks on the U.S. and Israel In Spite of Nuclear Deal
World  (tags: world, politics, israel, iran, usa, middle-east, society, terrorism, news )

Cal
- 232 days ago - time.com
The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei renewed his attacks on Israel and the United States in a speech to members of the Iranian public on Wednesday
Father of Drowned Syrian Toddler Makes Heartfelt Holiday Plea
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, world, violence, middle-east, humanrights, politics, freedoms, children, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 125 days ago - takepart.com
Abdullah Kurdi hopes the Christmas spirit will inspire people to open their hearts to those who are fleeing violence.
Thousands of Children Under Siege in War-Torn Syria
World  (tags: conflict, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Syria, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, violence, society, middle-east, war, politics )

Cal
- 49 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
- 144 days ago - alternet.org
Speed becomes an essential ingredient in Mideast wars
Turkey Descends Into Civil War as Conflict in Southeast Escalates
World  (tags: world, terrorism, society, politics, middle-east, Turkey, Kurds )

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

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