Deborah Varga

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Syrian refugees face bleak time in Bulgaria's broken asylum system

In an abandoned schoolhouse outside the Bulgarian capital, Sofia, 380 migrants and asylum seekers are living in squalid conditions. They are part of a new wave of migrants and asylum seekers, mostly Kurds from Syria, who have strained Bulgaria's inefficient asylum system to breaking point.<p>Plumbing …

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Why Syria's Future Could Hinge on Homs Ceasefire

Homs has been at the heart of Syria’s revolution and its civil war for three years.<p>It’s not where fighting began but anything that happens in Homs carries enormous weight, which is one reason why a three-day ceasefire there to allow civilians out and food in is so important.<p>For all sides in this …

U.N. Security Council to vote on Syria aid resolution Saturday | Reuters

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council will vote on Saturday on a resolution to boost humanitarian aid access in Syria, where the United Nations says 9.3 million people need help, although it is unclear if Russia and China will support or veto the draft.<p>Australian U.N. Ambassador Gary …

Signs of a Possible Truce in Ukraine, but Protesters Remain in Maidan

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>There were hopeful signs on Friday that the Ukrainian government has come to a truce with …