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Mary O'Reilly from Baldoyle in Dublin has given Syrian refugee Wassim a room in her home under the Irish Red Cross-run Register of Pledges. ... The Irish Red Cross is facilitating the placement of Syrian and Iraqi refugees into medium to long term accommodation across the country and since August ...
Wrexham set to take in more Syrian refugees ... Another five Syrian refugee families could be resettled in Wrexham under a national programme. ... The continuing conflict in Syria has forced approximately 6.5m people from their homes, displacing 2.7m people to neighbouring countries, with millions more ...

Miles away from home, 45-year-old Ehsan Al Khalili did not know what the future would hold. But two years on, the blind refugee has overcome adversity and now uses his passion for music to counter negative stereotypes of people with disabilities. The 45-year-old from Syria hosts music classes in ...
But as Syrian President Bashar Assad mops up remaining opposition to his rule, and as the threat from the Islamic State melts away, Germany and other ... In 2015, Kenya announced that it would close the giant Dadaab refugee camp and expel the 463,000 Somali refugees; they were stopped only after an ...
This is especially true for Syrians, who are scattered across the Middle East, North Africa, Europe, and North America. But many Syrian refugees are also highly educated. As they settle in places far from the hospitals and clinics in which they once practiced, Syria's doctors simply want to get back to work.

Outside Syria, the danger is often from opportunistic abuse. Refugee boys in countries of asylum suffer sexual violence at the hands of other male refugees and from males in the local community. The high rates of child labour among Syrian refugee boys (up to 94% males in Jordan) are of particular concern ...
Recently, Donald Trump informed the United Nations that - despite an unprecedented flood of refugees from disaster - the United States would admit but ... As for helping Syrians in Syria, the dystopia of civil war renders this a heartless joke. ... Noncontiguous chunks of the north are held by Syrian Kurds.
Similarly, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said in August that Turkey had spent $30 billion for the Syrians, stressing that Turkey had the largest number of refugees in the world. In further remarks in London on Nov. 27, Yildirim said that 250,000 Syrian babies had been born in Turkey and that 600,000 Syrian ...
A Syrian refugee family have heaped praise on two Irish charities who they say have saved their lives. Katar and ... Despite the fact Katar is thrilled he and his family have escaped Syria, which remains the least peaceful country in the world, his heart is still heavy worrying about his family still in Damascus.
In recent months there has been a steady trickle of Syrian migrants arriving in the same area of Cyprus from Turkey, with 305 people in two boats rescued in September. Cyprus, a European Union member state located 100 miles (160 kilometres) from Syria's Mediterranean coast, has not seen the massive ...
... the lessons and equipment for Raghda and other young refugees. They believe sport can help them deal with the things they've had to face. They train five times a week and this also includes English lessons. Raghda has been playing the sport for almost a year now and dreams of one day representing Syria in the sport.
Gatti said the man told them he had worked as a nurse in three hospitals in Libya after fleeing the Syrian war in hopes of reaching his Palestinian girlfriend who lives in Sweden. The man lived inside the hospital, unlike most of the hundreds of thousands of asylum seekers and other refugees who are kept in ...
ABBOTSFORD, B.C. -- The parents of a nine-year-old Syrian refugee who was struck and killed by a bus in British Columbia on Friday thought their children ... "It's extremely, extremely sad because this is a family who survived the war in Syria and when they finally thought they were safe in Canada, it was a ...
In a no man's land along the Syria-Jordan border, an estimated 55,000 Syrians escaped the horrors of Syria's conflict only to languish, abandoned in the desert as one ... The last partial aid delivery was almost six months ago and reached only 35,000 people, according to the UN refugee agency, UNHCR.
A group of Syrian children and their mothers saw a Turkish play Friday in Istanbul as part of their orientation to life in Turkey. Around 150 Syrian refugees enjoyed the play organized as part of ongoing orientation projects by the Istanbul Greater Municipality. The women and democracy Association ...
Milan: He shows off some of Milan's most sumptuous frescoes to tourists, but Syrian Mohamed Hamadi also does more than that - he reaches out to visitors across the cultural divide in a troubled era. Born 69 years ago in Homs, a city now devastated by the conflict in Syria, the bespectacled Muslim guide ...

Syrian refugee Ehsan Al Khalili teaches music to a group of children in a UNHCR-funded community centre in Azraq refugee camp, Jordan. ... changed in 2015, when he and his family moved to Azraq refugee camp in Jordan's barren north-eastern desert, home to more than 35,000 Syrian refugees.
Tensions Rise in Turkey Over Syrian refugees ... Earlier this year, Istanbul witnessed unprecedented violence against Syrian refugees after they were blamed for the death of a Turkish youth. ... Opposition parties are set to make the government's Syria refugee policy a key issue in the months ahead.
Amman -- The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) on Tuesday launched its strategy to address the needs of adolescent girls in the Whole of Syria (WoS), with the aim of strengthening and expanding the existing programmes targeting the needs of Syrian refugee girls. The strategy, launched in ...
A Syrian refugee who built a new life for himself in Montreal wants to make the ... Jad Chanko, 25, was among the more than 40,000 Syrians who resettled in ... Since coming to Montreal from Syria, Jad Chanko had gotten involved with ... Chanko's desire to help more refugees find work is one of the reasons ...
Two years after an influx of Syrian refugees came to Montreal to escape civil ... Since coming to Montreal from Syria, Jad Chanko had gotten ...
Gaps in the security screening of Syrian refugees led to dozens ... camp for displaced Syrians, between the Jordan and Syria borders, on June 23, 2016. ... A version of the report, "Audit of Operation Syrian refugee - CBSA ...
Syrian refugees celebrate first Thanksgiving ... Seattle - Syrian refugee families now living in the Seattle area gathered for their first ...
The art of Italian home-cooking brought to Syrian refugees ... AZRAQ refugee camp, Jordan (AP) -- Italian chefs have taught Syrian refugees to ... break the routine in the most restrictive of Jordan's three camps for Syrians.
Up to 50 more Syrian refugees could be given homes in Derbyshire if a proposal before county councillors gets the go-ahead next Thursday.
The Latest: German party wants deal to return Syria refugees ... Bashar Assad's government on an accord to enable the return of Syrian refugees. ... More than 1 million asylum-seekers arrived in Germany in 2015-2016, many of them Syrians.
Feds struggling to track impact of its effort to resettle Syrian refugees, auditor ... planning for what would happen once the Syrians arrived on Canadian soil. ... "This audit is important because the Syrian refugee initiative will ...
Delays in federal funding to help the huge influx of Syrian refugees who arrived ... services at a higher rate than other refugee groups, the report found. ... for settlement services for the Syrians refugees, money wasn't given to ...
A Syrian refugee Family Watched Their Hopes for Reunion Dim Along with ... have wanted to allow the so-called "family reunifications" for refugees in Germany. ... Virtually all of them were forced to leave Syria as the civil war ...
The war in Syria started nearly seven years ago, and there are now millions of ... Turkey, for example, estimates it is hosting more than 3 million Syrians. NPR's Peter Kenyon recently met some refugees outside the Syrian ...
Abu Dhabi, 11th November, 2017 (WAM) -- The UAE is attaching great importance to alleviating the burden and improving the living ...
A Syrian refugee who carried out sex attacks a month after he and his ... torn Syria for the UK under the United Nations refugee Programme.
Syrian refugees reap benefits of Argentina's new visa rules ... He is one of 320 Syrians now living in Argentina under the government's "Programa Siria", which grants humanitarian visas to people affected by the conflict in Syria if there is a ... refugees living in Lebanon referred by UNHCR, the UN Refugee ...
Egypt remains a destination and transit point for refugees and asylum seekers. While most of them have come from Syria, the numbers fleeing ...
refugees originally from Syria's northwestern Idlib province began leaving ... Shadi Mohamed Abdelselam, another refugee from Idlib who has spent ... according to the U.N. Over 3 million Syrians are currently living in Turkey.
As winter looms, Syrians who have fled their homes have much to worry ... Many have fled to camps in other parts of Syria, camps that were ...
As well as resettling refugees from the camps in Syria the ... Refugee charities welcomed the high numbers of Syrians who have been brought ...
Syrian refugees who have settled in North Lanarkshire shared their ... learning about Syria, with classes ranging from cooking Syrian biscuits in ...
Families of Syrian refugees are to be resettled in Dingwall in the next few months, Highland Council has said. Working with Scottish councils ...
He has also benefited from Tunisia's tolerance towards refugees and asylum seekers, and is among the hundreds of Syrian refugees who have ...
Russia's support for Syria, in fact, only extends to its armed forces, and the country's ... In July 2017, only two Syrian citizens were given refugee status in Russia. ... Why do Syrians choose Russia as their country of asylum?
More than 1.2 million Syrians now live in Lebanon. ... "Brother Syrian refugee, my right to a job is greater than yours in our country," said one sign, brandished at ... Hezbollah, for its part, does want Lebanon to recognize Syria.
As a child, Arkawi visited family in Syria often but in 2011 she ended up ... become numb to the plight of refugees, Arkawi admitted it's difficult.
After four years as a refugee in Jordan, the 35-year-old Syrian had completed all ... She'd left Syria's southern province of Daraa, where the uprising against the ... A small number of Syrians who fled the war are now voluntarily ...
A contract was signed to improve quality and access to education, strengthen the education system in Syria, and another was signed to ...
Clark U. speaker puts focus on Syrian children, refugees .... which aids Syrian and refugee youth and families, "The international community just wrung its hands." Ms. Attar gave the keynote lecture, "Stories from Syria's children: Growing Up ... The death toll is more than 500,000 Syrians now, Ms. Attar said.
"I should have been one of the many faceless refugees who died along ... Mardini's home was destroyed in the early stages of the Syrian war, ...
About 10 percent of Syrians are Christian. ... The State Department's refugee Processing Center shows that, of the Syrian refugees admitted ... Do you know if you were a Christian in Syria it was impossible, at least very tough ...
Syrian refugee women are finding shelter--and a salary--in IKEA's supply chain ... Instead of hiring thousands of refugees for seasonal work, IKEA says ... smiles a woman used to be an elementary school teacher in Syria .


 

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