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The European Refugee Crisis and Syria Explained

Trafficking laws ‘target refugee aid workers in EU’

European Union warns that trafficking laws are being used to obstruct humanitarian work across the continent<p>Aid workers are being targeted throughout Europe as countries including the UK use laws aimed at traffickers and smugglers to discourage humanitarian activity, a study claims.<p>A six-month …

Life in a Refugee Camp, As Seen By Children

Syrian refugee children use photography to capture their new reality.<p>Of the over 4.2 million refugees who have fled the conflict in Syria, half are children, according to the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR).<p>Children in refugee camps are denied many of the joys of a typical childhood and are …