Syria

Christy Lefteri, author of The Beekeeper of Aleppo, visited a UNICEF camp in Athens.

”When we become numb to images of pain, fiction can help us feel empathy again”

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    This Syrian teenager is one of the most inspiring athletes of Rio 2016

    Swimmer Yusra Mardini is determined to spread a message of hope

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    “The government decision on child refugees makes me ashamed”

    Last night, British politicians voted against taking in 3,000 lone child refugees.

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    Couple cancel wedding to spend money helping Syrian refugee family

    “Like so many other people, we became acutely aware of how bad the situation was getting."

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    Harriet Hall
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