Syria's Civil War

Syria's doll-makers: 'I protect my children's dreams'

Handmade dolls carry the stories of Syrian families, both devastating and hopeful, to the world.

Syria's doll-makers: 'I protect my children's dreams'

Opinion

Can refugees return to Syria, as many want them to?

Countries want Syrian refugees to go back, but have they done anything to stop the Assad regime creating more refugees?

Malak Chabkoun

by Malak Chabkoun

Malak Chabkoun

US & Canada

Trump says Assad won't get away with 'horrible' crimes

Trump also called Hezbollah a 'menace' to the Middle East during a joint press conference with Lebanon's PM Saad Hariri.

Trump says Assad won't get away with 'horrible' crimes

Reporter's Notebook

Refugee children overcome trauma with circus skills

Social group restores young people's confidence by teaching them how to perform circus tricks in Mardin.

Reporter's Notebook

Turkey's Syrian refugees carve out their own opportunities

Syrian refugees in Turkey turn to entrepreneurship to help their community as well as contribute to the local economy.

Syrian Refugees

'Utter devastation' as fire burns refugee camp to ashes

One child killed and several people injured as major blaze engulfs camp for Syrian refugees in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley.

Europe

Madrid protesters demand Spain take in more refugees

Thousands protest in the Spanish capital, urging their government to fulfil its commitment and accept more refugees.

Madrid protesters demand Spain take in more refugees

Opinion

Xenophobia will not solve Lebanon’s refugee crisis

The Lebanese government should implement policies to curb xenophobia for the sake of both the state and the refugees.

Halim Shebaya

by Halim Shebaya

Halim Shebaya

Syrian Refugees

A Syrian violinist's journey 'from brutality to hope'

Alaa Arsheed and his musical partner plan to compose new songs while travelling along the Balkans refugee route.

A Syrian violinist's journey 'from brutality to hope'

Syrian Refugees

Syrian refugee crisis: All your questions answered

More than five million people have fled Syria since the conflict began, and half of them are children.

Syrian refugee crisis: All your questions answered

Syrian Refugees

Syrian refugee children find a future in freestyle

Qosay and his friends started a rap group called the Homsies, and produced an album with a Scottish aid worker's help.

Syrian refugee children find a future in freestyle

Syria's Civil War

Syrian refugees in Lebanon struggling with health needs

A Lebanese NGO is supporting Syrian refugees with mobile clinics.

Syrian refugees in Lebanon struggling with health needs

Middle East

Thousands of Syrians face eviction from Lebanon camps

Aid workers warn of humanitarian catastrophe as Lebanon's army threatens to begin demolition of camps in Bekaa Valley.

Thousands of Syrians face eviction from Lebanon camps

Europe

Syrian dies in Greece from burns over most of his body

Refugee who sustained burns covering 85 percent of his body in Chios detention centre passes away in Athens hospital.

Greece: Syrian man dies after suffering extensive burns