Category Archive: Education, Syria

Education remains an alarming concern for scores of Syrian refugees

Education remains an alarming concern for scores of Syrian refugees

  With only 10 percent of the 2 million Syrian refugees in Turkey having been placed in refugee camps, problems involving finding food and shelter persists, but none more alarming than the...
Moved by Syrian refugees’ woes, U.S. mayors initiate blanket drive

Moved by Syrian refugees’ woes, U.S. mayors initiate blanket drive

Ali H. Aslan The conditions the Syrian refugees in Adana refugee camp are in deeply moved the U.S. mayors on an intercultural trip to Turkey. They have collected over 10 thousand blankets through the...
Middle East’s Struggle for Democracy: Going Beyond Headlines

Middle East’s Struggle for Democracy: Going Beyond Headlines

Alp Aslandogan The ongoing struggle in the Middle East is not between the so-called Islamists and secularists. It’s not pro-Morsi vs. pro-military in Egypt, or even Assad vs. opposition in...
Francis calls for prayer and fasting for peace in Syria

Francis calls for prayer and fasting for peace in Syria

Thomas Cox Imploring peace in Syria, Pope Francis Sunday called peace makers around the world to fast and gather for prayer next Saturday, Sept. 7th.He said prayer services will be conducted in St....