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Oliver Holmes

Two migrant sisters from Syria, now worlds apart

27 Apr 2015

BEIRUT In a small town south of Beirut, Fawziyeh keeps her apartment immaculately clean despite its crumbling walls and the plastic sheets flapping across its windows. She shares the three-bedroom flat with 12 others including her five children – all, like her, refugees from Syria.

Insight - Two migrant sisters from Syria, now worlds apart

27 Apr 2015

BEIRUT In a small town south of Beirut, Fawziyeh keeps her apartment immaculately clean despite its crumbling walls and the plastic sheets flapping across its windows. She shares the three-bedroom flat with 12 others including her five children – all, like her, refugees from Syria.

Insight - Two migrant sisters from Syria, now worlds apart

27 Apr 2015

BEIRUT In a small town south of Beirut, Fawziyeh keeps her apartment immaculately clean despite its crumbling walls and the plastic sheets flapping across its windows. She shares the three-bedroom flat with 12 others including her five children – all, like her, refugees from Syria.

New restrictions in Lebanon mean Syrian refugees live in fear

17 Apr 2015

BEIRUT New rules in Lebanon, which has the highest per capita concentration of refugees in the world, have left many thousands of them at risk of abuse from landlords and detention at any time, aid workers and a rights group say.

Fighting adds to plight of destitute refugees in Syrian camp

15 Apr 2015

BEIRUT A bout of fighting between militants over control of the Yarmouk refugee camp on the edge of Damascus has only compounded the misery of residents already suffering from acute shortages of food, clean water and power.

Fighting adds to plight of destitute refugees in Syrian camp

15 Apr 2015

BEIRUT A bout of fighting between militants over control of the Yarmouk refugee camp on the edge of Damascus has only compounded the misery of residents already suffering from acute shortages of food, clean water and power.

Syrian insurgents kidnap then release 300 Kurds - Kurdish official

07 Apr 2015

BEIRUT Islamist insurgents have released 300 Kurdish men in the country's north who were taken captive on Sunday, a Kurdish official said on Monday.

Syrian insurgents kidnap then release 300 Kurds: Kurdish official

07 Apr 2015

BEIRUT Islamist insurgents have released 300 Kurdish men in the country's north who were taken captive on Sunday, a Kurdish official said on Monday.

Syrian insurgents kidnap then release 300 Kurds - Kurdish official

07 Apr 2015

BEIRUT Islamist insurgents have released 300 Kurdish men in the country's north who were taken captive on Sunday, a Kurdish official said on Monday.

Islamic State takes 90 percent of Damascus refugee camp - monitor

05 Apr 2015

BEIRUT Islamic State has taken control of 90 percent of a Palestinian refugee camp on the Damascus outskirts where 18,000 civilians have suffered years of bombing, army siege and militia control, a monitoring group said on Saturday. | Video

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