Witness

Lion Cubs of ISIL: Children of the Caliphate

Teenagers and young boys as well as their relatives and guardians give testimonies of life and death under ISIL.

Syrian Refugees

'We are humans': German far right rise worries refugees

Al Jazeera meets refugees concerned by the success of Germany's far-right party, which targets refugees and Muslims.

Rise of far-right AfD party worries refugees

Middle East

US funding cuts and the impact on Syrian refugee women

How the US went from all to nothing at a maternity clinic in the world's largest Syrian refugee camp.

US funding cuts and the impact on Syrian refugee women

Middle East

Letter from Aleppo: 'Devastation was all I found'

A former Aleppo resident who visited his hometown after fleeing to Turkey describes a city forever changed by war.

Letter from Aleppo: 'Devastation was all I found'

Syrian Refugees

Syrian refugees trade violence for thirst

Many refugees have sought shelter in neighbouring countries whose water challenges predate the Syrian crisis.

Syrian refugees trade violence for thirst

Syrian Refugees

Syrian couple turns a new page

After fleeing Damascus, Gulnar Hajo and Samer Kadri opened an Arabic-language bookstore and cultural centre in Istanbul.

Syrian couple turns a new page

Middle East

Syrian refugees in Lebanon live in fear after Arsal

Thousands of refugees living near Arsal were sent back to Syria under a deal aimed at quelling border violence.

Syrian refugees in Lebanon live in fear after Arsal

Syrian Refugees

Syria's lost generation: Refugee children at work

Far from home in an overcrowded Beirut camp, children trade school for work to help their families survive.

Syria's lost generation: Refugee children at work

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