Life In The Syrian Conflict
Here's our coverage of the conflict in Syria and the men, women and children who have to live through it.
Syrian President Says Some Refugees Are Terrorists But Offers No ProofBy Jake Jones | February 11, 2017
In an interview with Yahoo News, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad alleged many peaceful refugees were once terrorists in Syria.
Winter In Greece Means Snow, Rain And Freezing Temps For RefugeesBy Jake Godin | January 13, 2017
Refugees and migrants at a camp on the Greek island of Lesbos are suffering from wintry conditions and poor shelter.
Syria's Newest Cease-fire Deal Is Different Than The Others This YearBy Stephanie Liebergen | December 29, 2016
Turkey and Russia brokered a new agreement that should start at midnight Dec. 30.
Syrian Regime Says It Has Regained Control Of AleppoBy Lauren Stephenson | December 22, 2016
Half the city had been under opposition control for the past four years.
Syrian Girl Who Tweeted Through Civil War Safely EvacuatedBy Jake Jones | December 19, 2016
The family of little girl who shared tweets of the destruction in Aleppo has been evacuated.
New Deal Means Civilians Can Start Evacuating Aleppo – AgainBy Carter Woodiel | December 18, 2016
Buses are reportedly on their way to move thousands of people from the eastern part of the city. Many people were out in the cold for two nights.
2016 In East Aleppo: Airstrikes, Chemical Weapons And Lost HomesBy Melissa Prax | December 15, 2016
This was the fifth year of the Syrian conflict.
An Airstrike Left This Syrian Boy Hanging From A Pile Of RubbleBy Matt Picht | October 18, 2016
At least 21 other people were killed in the strike.
This Syrian City Has A Short Window Of Time For Humanitarian AidBy Ryan Biek | October 18, 2016
Russia and Syria agreed to stop bombing the war-torn city for eight hours on Thursday.
The Syrian War Through A 7-Year-Old's EyesBy Melissa Prax | October 3, 2016
Bana Alabed tweets with the help of her mom so the world can see firsthand what's going on in Aleppo.
The Aleppo Siege, As Explained By A White HelmetBy Jake Godin | September 28, 2016
Aleppo's opposition-held eastern neighborhoods have been hit with an unprecedented number of airstrikes.
Dear Assad, Here's Why The White Helmets Matter To SyriaBy Jake Godin | September 22, 2016
Whether they're pulling people out of the rubble or putting out fires, the White Helmets are saving lives.
Children In Syria Grow Up Knowing Nothing But WarBy Jake Godin | September 14, 2016
There are more than 8 million Syrian children in need of aid. A Syrian doctor describes life for some of those who've grown up with the conflict.
Here's What You Can Do Now To Help People In SyriaBy Jake Godin | August 31, 2016
The image of Omran Daqneesh may have gone viral, but there are kids like him in Syria every day. Here's what you can do to help change that.
These Volunteers Have One Of The Most Dangerous Jobs In The WorldBy Lauren Stephenson | August 20, 2016
The White Helmets have been nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize for their work in Syria.
5-Year-Old Boy Is Symbol Of Devastation In AleppoBy Jake Godin | August 17, 2016
The boy was one of about a dozen injured in an airstrike.
The Syrian Volunteer Who Rescued Aleppo's 'Miracle Baby' Has DiedBy Melissa Prax | August 14, 2016
Khaled Harah volunteered with Syria Civil Defence in Aleppo for about three years.
Violence Continues In Aleppo, But Syrians Are CelebratingBy Melissa Prax | August 7, 2016
Syrians in Aleppo are cheering on rebels who have reportedly ended the government's monthlong siege. But the regime says it's pushing back.
Chemical Weapons May Have Been Used In Syria — AgainBy Jake Godin | August 2, 2016
The northern Syrian city of Saraqib has been attacked with chemical weapons in the past, including one instance where sarin may have been used.
Syrian Kids Are Burning Tires To Create A DIY No-Fly ZoneBy Jake Godin | August 1, 2016
Syrians in rebel-held east Aleppo have resorted to burning tires to try to prevent airstrikes from Russia and the Syrian regime.
The Syrian Artist Who 'Paints On Death'By Jake Godin | July 12, 2016
Akram Abo Alfoz paints on death. Using discarded bombs and bullets, Alfoz creates art to show the world that Syrians aren't terrorists.
Child Pulled From Rubble Alive After Airstrikes Hit Northern SyriaBy Jake Godin | May 31, 2016
Ten airstrikes have killed at least 23 people, seven of them children, in Syria's rebel-controlled north, according to monitoring groups.
This 8-Year-Old Refugee Uses Drawings To Show Her Journey From SyriaBy Melissa Prax | May 8, 2016
One Syrian refugee drew pictures of her family's trip from Aleppo to a camp at the Greek-Macedonian border.
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