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Syrian vendors dot the alleyways of Beirut’s Bourj Hammoud neighborhood. Here, refugees take refuge from dependence on foreign aid. Their motto is to...
Friday, May 24, 2013
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Syria’s Khan al-Sheeh camp is back in the news as fighting between the Syrian opposition and regime forces has intensified, with the camp’s residents...
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
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Damascus and Aleppo – There is a daily traffic jam at noon outside the Damascus National Museum. The building and its nine main exhibition halls are...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
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Damascus – Syria’s second largest Palestinian refugee camp, Khan al-Sheeh, has slowly been turned into a war zone, much like the Yarmouk camp before...
Monday, February 25, 2013
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Battles in Syria are spreading from Damascus’ Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp to the outskirts of Khan al-Sheeh, the country’s second largest camp....
Sunday, February 10, 2013
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The armed Syrian opposition declared yet another “zero hour” to take Damascus on Wednesday. By nightfall, however, the army managed to restore order...
Thursday, February 7, 2013
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Damascus – Various factors have gradually led the Syrian economy into a severe crisis. During the past four months, inflation has reached an...
Thursday, January 10, 2013
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The ceasefire declared by Palestinian factions in Yarmouk refugee camp near Damascus several weeks ago did not hold for long. The camp today is...
Friday, January 4, 2013
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After fierce battles on Sunday, 16 December 2012, Palestinian neutrality in the Syrian crisis collapsed completely as the Free Syrian Army (FSA) and...
Monday, December 17, 2012
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Scarcity and exorbitant black market prices have made the two essentials of fuel and bread hard to come by in major Syrian cities. As electricity...
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
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