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We Asked Syrians What They Think of the EU's New Plan for Refugees

On Monday, boats full of refugees were sent back to Turkey from Greece.<p>On Monday, the first boats full of Syrian refugees left Greece for Turkey as part of a controversial "one in one out" deal that makes the EU sound like some sort of exclusive nightclub. Under the deal, refugees on Greek islands …

Refugee Women Are Carrying More Than An Uncertain Future

Access to gynecological care became increasingly limited as Sahem Taleb entered the third trimester of her pregnancy. In a cramped apartment in …

The White House Is Still Nowhere Near Its Goal Of Resettling Syrian Refugees

Numbers released Tuesday show the State Department has helped fewer than 1,300 displaced Syrians find homes in the U.S. — a fraction of the White House's goal of settling 10,000 by September.<p>WASHINGTON — The Obama administration released Tuesday that it has helped resettled just 1,285 Syrian …

How Refugees Used Radio Ads to Talk to Their Moms Back in Syria When Phones Didn’t Work

Here's an interesting campaign from Swedish agency Akestam Holst that turned commercial radio in Syria into a personal media channel for refugees …

Syrian Refugees Across The U.S. Are Condemning ISIS

After the Paris terrorist attack, 31 governors said that they wanted no more Syrians admitted to their states. In the months since, Syrian refugees across the country had the opportunity to respond. Their message is simple: get to know us.<p>Nidal Alhayak was resettled outside of Detroit last year …