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22 Sep 15
Three sons, three different fates.
A woman farms a small plot in Aleppo’s al-Fardous neighbourhood. (Photo: Baraa Al Halabi)
16 Sep 15
Political awareness prompted by daughter's repeated arrest.
A pipeline supplying Armenia with natural gas. (Photo: Photolure)
15 Sep 15
Extra capacity to export electricity to Iran will not make Armenia an independent player in energy markets.
8 Sep 15
"I couldn’t make myself go and vote. How could I?"
A displaced family from Kobani settle in Aleppo’s Sheikh Maqsud neighbourhood. (Photo: Baraa al-Halabi)
8 Sep 15
“Where is my father? Why did he leave us?”
A child from one of the Yezidi families now settled in Armenia. (Photo: Armine Martirosyan)
8 Sep 15
Although Armenia has a longstanding Yezidi community, only a handful of refugees have made it out of Iraq so far.
Zaina Erhaim. (Photo: Hayyan Alyousouf)
4 Sep 15
Writer, trainer and mentor honoured for her courageous work in heart of conflict zone.
1 Sep 15
"My father was lying there in a pool of blood. Only a metre or two separated us, but I didn’t dare go to him."
1 Sep 15
Rebel fighter escapes death at hands of government executioner.
28 Aug 15
Parents struggle to understand why young men went off to fight in faraway war.