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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 99–106.
Published: 01 March 2018
... tiles. She left her home in Ghouta in western Syria in the summer of 2013 with her mother, sister, and two children. Less than a month after they left, the Syrian government struck Ghouta with rockets containing the nerve agent sarin. Hundreds of people—estimates range from 280 to 1,700—died violent...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 59–67.
Published: 01 June 2012
..., for the first time since opening almost one year earlier, Turkey’s Reyhanli refugee camp is quiet. Its tight security—barbed wire, guards, and a large swath of farmland isolating it from the next town—has been loosened ever so slightly by the constant movement of Syrian refugees north from Reyhanli along...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 61–67.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Lam Thuy Vo Afghanistan is an increasingly dangerous war zone, but, according to journalist Lam Thuy Vo, Germany hasn't exactly laid out the welcome mat for Afghan refugees. While Germany approved 96 percent of asylum applications for Syrians in 2015, Afghan asylum-seekers have less than a 50-50...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 108–117.
Published: 01 March 2015
... for those living with the virus, has become all the more challenging. Bureaucratic hurdles to receiving medicine in Egypt, vulnerable Syrian refugees arriving in countries like Lebanon and Jordan, a violent and fractured Libya, and loss of domestic and international funding, not to mention the limited...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 31–42.
Published: 01 June 2001
... . After four more years non, military tensions with Syria could re­ of cross-border hostilities, Israel invaded ignite, increasing the risk of wider regional Lebanon in 1982 with some 35,000 troops, war. Keeping Lebanon cool turns on control­ quickly routed the PLO and Syrian troops ling Hizbullah...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 83–91.
Published: 01 December 2015
... but also family interactions. Along the border, a network of refugee camps has opened for Syrians and is growing rapidly. There are five in Şanlıurfa alone with around 105,000 refugees in total. Beyond their function of providing refuge for those fleeing Syria, the camps have also become recruiting...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 77–83.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Vial, and centrist senator François Zocchetto. The result of this cross-party initiative was a huge public outcry in France. But it also served as a wake-up call to the ongoing Syrian tragedy, as well as French and, more broadly, Western policy toward Syria. President François Hollande, Prime Minister...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 66–73.
Published: 01 December 2012
... you speak to an Iranian Jew, he says he is an Iranian Jew, not a Jew and then an Iranian. He is first an Iranian and then a Jew. we oppose any external interference into the affairs of the syrian government. we should not impose governments from outside . WPJ: I understand...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 84–88.
Published: 01 December 2016
... and Russia remain dedicated to ensuring Syrian President Bashar Assad remains in power. Right now Syria is a shared battlefield against perceived common threats—especially their mutual opposition to what they see as U.S. unilateralism. During a November 2015 meeting with Russian President Vladimir...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 87–91.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Ghazi Kenaan, formerly Syria’s proconsul in Lebanon, was found sprawling in his Damascus office. According to Syrian authorities, the disconsolate minister had ended his life with his own Smith and Wesson revolver. Two days later, as we headed to Latakia, while stopping for roadside coffee we...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (1): 25–35.
Published: 01 March 2006
... of the a purposive way to evade U.S. legal prohibi­ Syrian-born Canadian Maher Arar illustrates tions against torture. Since the 1800s, the the gap between extraordinary rendition and United States has “rendered” criminal sus­ the mundane legal process of extradition. pects from overseas to be tried...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 55–60.
Published: 01 December 2016
... to be known as “death boats” to Greece. (Sometimes they even threw in fake life jackets.) By the time the photo of drowned three-year-old Alan Kurdi went viral in early September 2015, the Greek islands were receiving more than 1,000 refugees every day—the majority of them Syrian. In October, more than...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 63–76.
Published: 01 March 2013
... that they would be killed. It took a year to smuggle them to Damascus. In April 1980, came the execution of Sadr and Sadr’s sister. Stunned by the loss of their movement’s spiritual leader, Dawa rallied 45 protestors in front of the Iraqi embassy and tried to storm inside, but Syrian forces stopped them...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 39–42.
Published: 01 September 2013
... on. The world simply cannot afford not to converge on a solution for inclusive political transition. Global support is equally urgent as we cope with the horrifying, still-expanding Syrian refugee emergency. The number of Syrian refugees in Jordan already equals 10 percent of the population. By year-end...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 3–8.
Published: 01 September 2015
... the country, an indication that the rising desire for local food engagement is finding expression through the policies and spending of local governments. Four years into the Syrian conflict, Lebanon is currently hosting some 1.5 million refugees who fled the unending violence in Syria. As a result...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 113–121.
Published: 01 September 2016
... for incumbency and power in Syria remains imperial in nature, and ordinary citizens in these societies continue to be unable to manifest their rights. It has not been surprising that recent Syrian cease-fire announcements have been made by U.S. and Russian foreign ministers gathering in third-party countries...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Krajeski then takes us on a journey along the fraught Turkish-Syrian frontier into refugee camps and the secret caserns of Syria’s revolutionaries. Rebecca Stewart, meanwhile, explores the horrors inflicted on Afghanistan’s internal migrants—the forgotten people of this endless war. Cambodia, leader...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 89–95.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... Building on the Cairo Declaration, an outline of areas of cooperation signed with the deputy crown prince in October 2015, the visit was a formal assertion that the alliance could withstand the countries’ growing disagreements over the Syrian and Yemeni conflicts. King Salman signed 17 agreements...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 March 2006
... extensive infiltration of tribal city by the Syrian border. Six of the ten networks, extends to the Internet as well. were of Palestinian origin, their parents or Yousif Rif’at al-Daghesteni, a 29-year-old grandparents having been expelled from Syrian welder was charged with “threaten­...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 120–129.
Published: 01 December 2014
... surprising if no European nation, no NATO member, has yet agreed to accompany American bombers into Syrian airspace to take on IS on its home turf, to deal it a potential mortal blow. The closest NATO airbase, Incirlik in Turkey, can launch only unarmed drones to patrol the skies over northern Syria...
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