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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A refugee couple name their newborn baby Justin Trudeau

The Syrian parents wanted to pay tribute to the Canadian PM

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Amy Swales
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The seven-year-old Syrian girl tweeting from Aleppo is safe

Bana al-Abed is among a group of children evacuated from war-torn east Aleppo on Monday.

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Five ways you can help the people of Aleppo

Practical ways to make a difference

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Amy Lewis
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Aleppo nurse’s harrowing suicide note goes viral

She took her own life to avoid rape by ‘Syrian army animals’

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Kayleigh Dray
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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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Moya Crockett
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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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