Lebanon’s Tripoli has been among the most welcoming cities to Syrian refugees, though tensions exist. In this special audiovisual report, Kareem Chehayeb profiles three members of Tripoli’s Syrian community, now caught between a Lebanon in crisis and a homeland still at war.
At the UN last week, Lebanese President Michel Aoun made a dishonest case for the safety of Syrian refugees’ return.
An interview with Yassin al-Haj Saleh, the ‘voice of conscience’ of the Syrian revolution, translated from Flemish into English by: Jorn Decock.
Rouba Mhaissen explains what it's like to manage a local humanitarian organization working with Syrians and the difficulties that come with the role.
Maya Schkolne examines how the human rights framework operates as an apparatus for punishment and exclusion of migrants and refugees.
To the outside world, Sami and Ahmed are two other refugees trying to make it in Europe, but in their own words, they are revolutionaries who stood on the right side of history.
A Syrian woman from Aleppo seeks asylum in the Netherlands, but as she becomes a ‘refugee’, she wrestles with the meaning and reality of her ‘estrangement’.