Syria | Institute for War and Peace Reporting


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Global Voices

15 Dec 15
A young man's death in conflict destroys his mother's life.
10 Dec 15
Qamar’s life can be summed up in a few words – patience, sacrifice, and generosity.
10 Dec 15
Displaced and bereaved, Qamar kept herself and her family going.
Women shopping at a local market in Aleppo’s al-Shaar neighbourhood. (Photo: Hussam Kuwaifatiyeh)
2 Dec 15
Detention by the security forces scars individuals and their relationships.
24 Nov 15
"Something inside me refuses to believe that Ismail is gone. I live in hope that some day he will be released."
20 Nov 15
Handful of medics and volunteers fight to keep healthcare provision going.
Zaina Erhaim in Aleppo, Syria. (Photo courtesy of Zaina Erhaim)
19 Nov 15
Writer and trainer Zaina Erhaim is honoured again for her work in the war zone.
Bridge connecting Afghan border town of Hairatan with Uzbekistan. (Photo: Qayum Babak)
18 Nov 15
Tashkent likely to be more amenable to regional security cooperation, but may still shun formal defence pact.
18 Nov 15
A young woman's outspoken courage costs her her life.
Still from Syria's Rebellious Women films directed by Zaina Erhaim.
15 Nov 15
Documentaries follow individuals who are determined to make a difference in the face of impossible odds.