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Mat Nashed

Arts & Culture

Syrian women find art in Beirut's rubbish

Discarded corkscrews, barrels and egg cartons have been recycled into a variety of crafts and furniture.

War & Conflict

EU criticised over Syrian refugees policy

Legal access must be offered to refugees escaping persecution if EU wants to end human smuggling, say rights activists.

Middle East

Kobane: 'Our children never come back'

The threat posed by ISIL has prompted thousands of young Kurds to join the PKK.

Human Rights

Refugees left behind in Tunisia’s desert

Scores of refugees stranded on the Tunisian-Libyan border for three years are pleading for help.

Humanitarian crises

Palestinian refugees struggle with drugs

In Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon, just about anyone can open a pharmacy, providing easy access for drug abusers.