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Sydney Morning Herald
Refugee crisis: How you can help refugees trying to reach safety in Europe and here in AustraliaElderly Syrian refugee Halima Ali holds her granddaughter Amal, 4, while sittin
Refugee crisis: How you can help refugees trying to reach safety in Europe and here in Australia
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
Elderly Syrian refugee Halima Ali holds her granddaughter Amal, 4, while sitting outside their tent at an informal settlement near the Syrian border. Photo: AP The Syrian war has created the largest number of refugees. The European border control... Read more
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Canberra Times
Refugee crisis: How you can help refugees trying to reach safety in Europe and here in AustraliaElderly Syrian refugee Halima Ali holds her granddaughter Amal, 4, while sittin
Refugee crisis: How you can help refugees trying to reach safety in Europe and here in Australia
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Elderly Syrian refugee Halima Ali holds her granddaughter Amal, 4, while sitting outside their tent at an informal settlement near the Syrian border. Photo: AP The Syrian war has created the largest number of refugees. The European border control... Read more
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The Age
Refugee crisis: How you can help refugees trying to reach safety in Europe and here in AustraliaElderly Syrian refugee Halima Ali holds her granddaughter Amal, 4, while sittin
Refugee crisis: How you can help refugees trying to reach safety in Europe and here in Australia
The Age / Posted yesterday
Elderly Syrian refugee Halima Ali holds her granddaughter Amal, 4, while sitting outside their tent at an informal settlement near the Syrian border. Photo: AP The Syrian war has created the largest number of refugees. The European border control... Read more
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WA Today
Refugee crisis: How you can help refugees trying to reach safety in Europe and here in AustraliaElderly Syrian refugee Halima Ali holds her granddaughter Amal, 4, while sittin
Refugee crisis: How you can help refugees trying to reach safety in Europe and here in Australia
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Elderly Syrian refugee Halima Ali holds her granddaughter Amal, 4, while sitting outside their tent at an informal settlement near the Syrian border. Photo: AP The Syrian war has created the largest number of refugees. The European border control... Read more
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Quartz
How exactly to help the refugees flooding Europe—and how not to - Quartz Enough is enough An Italian coast guard officer helps Syrian refuge
How exactly to help the refugees flooding Europe—and how not to
Quartz / Posted yesterday
- Quartz Enough is enough An Italian coast guard officer helps Syrian refugees from Kobani. (Reuters/Yannis... Read more
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The Age
How you can help refugees trying to reach safety in Europe and here in AustraliaElderly Syrian refugee Halima Ali holds her granddaughter Amal, 4, while sittin
How you can help refugees trying to reach safety in Europe and here in Australia
The Age / Posted yesterday
Elderly Syrian refugee Halima Ali holds her granddaughter Amal, 4, while sitting outside their tent at an informal settlement near the Syrian border. Photo: AP The Syrian war has created the largest number of refugees. The European border control... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Refugees tear through police lines at Macedonian borderGEVGELIJA, Macedonia: Thousands of migrants stormed across Macedonia's border o
Refugees tear through police lines at Macedonian border
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
GEVGELIJA, Macedonia: Thousands of migrants stormed across Macedonia's border on Saturday, overwhelming security forces who threw stun grenades and lashed out with batons before apparently abandoning a bid to stem their flow through the Balkans to... Read more
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Zawya
Syrians despair amid filth as way to north blockedSyriaSyrians despair amid filth as way to north blocked In This Article * Refugees
Syrians despair amid filth as way to north blockedSyria
Zawya / Posted 13 days ago
Syrians despair amid filth as way to north blocked In This Article * Refugees stranded in squalor on Greek border * Overwhelmed Macedonia lets in only small groups * Afghan family separated in border chaos * Syrian bitterly criticises Arab... Read more
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Swissinfo
Refugees tear through police lines at Macedonian borderBy Fatos Bytyci GEVGELIJA, Macedonia (Reuters) - Thousands of migrants stormed
Refugees tear through police lines at Macedonian border
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
By Fatos Bytyci GEVGELIJA, Macedonia (Reuters) - Thousands of migrants stormed across Macedonia's border on Saturday, overwhelming security forces who threw stun grenades and lashed out with batons in what became a futile bid to stem their flow... Read more
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Swissinfo
Chaos at Macedonia border as refugees tear through police linesBy Fatos Bytyci GEVGELIJA, Macedonia (Reuters) - Thousands of migrants stormed
Chaos at Macedonia border as refugees tear through police lines
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
By Fatos Bytyci GEVGELIJA, Macedonia (Reuters) - Thousands of migrants stormed across Macedonia's border on Saturday, overwhelming security forces who threw stun grenades and lashed out with batons in an increasingly futile bid to stem their flow... Read more
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The Star
Chaos at Macedonia border as refugees tear through police linesGEVGELIJA, Macedonia (Reuters) - Thousands of migrants stormed across Macedonia
Chaos at Macedonia border as refugees tear through police lines
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
GEVGELIJA, Macedonia (Reuters) - Thousands of migrants stormed across Macedonia's border on Saturday, overwhelming security forces who threw stun grenades and lashed out with batons in an increasingly futile bid to stem their flow through the Balkans... Read more
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Swissinfo
Syrians despair amid filth as way to north blockedBy Yannis Behrakis IDOMENI, Greece (Reuters) - After a brief respite aboard a
Syrians despair amid filth as way to north blocked
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
By Yannis Behrakis IDOMENI, Greece (Reuters) - After a brief respite aboard a Greek passenger ship, Syrian refugee Mohamed has found himself stranded on a filthy, chaotic strip at the Macedonian border, his way to the relative security of northern... Read more
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Swissinfo
Refugee crowds build at Macedonia border; night spent in open fieldsBy Fatos Bytyci and Yannis Behrakis GEVGELIJA, Macedonia, IDOMENI, Greece (Reu
Refugee crowds build at Macedonia border; night spent in open fields
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
By Fatos Bytyci and Yannis Behrakis GEVGELIJA, Macedonia, IDOMENI, Greece (Reuters) - Crowds of migrants and refugees were building on Greece's border with Macedonia on Saturday after a cold, wet night spent in the open, their entry slowly rationed... Read more
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iol.co.za
500 000 kids did not go school todayREUTERSMore than 500 000 children with disabilities are not able to attend scho
500 000 kids did not go school today
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
REUTERSMore than 500 000 children with disabilities are not able to attend school, despite the governments promise to the people. File picture: Yannis Behrakis And unless government starts ensuring there are schools for them to attend, they won’t be... Read more
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International Business Times
Migrant crisis: From Bodrum in Turkey to Kos in Greece under cover of darkness [Photo report] Bodrum in Turkey is a popular tourist destination, and now it has become a magn
Migrant crisis: From Bodrum in Turkey to Kos in Greece under cover of darkness [Photo report]
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
Bodrum in Turkey is a popular tourist destination, and now it has become a magnet for travellers of a different kind: migrants fleeing conflicts in the Middle East and Africa and seeking a better life in Europe. At its closest point, the Greek island... Read more
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The Christian Post
Pope Francis Calls Rejection of Migrants Fleeing Violence 'an Act of War,' Amid Discovery of Dead Bodies at Sea(Photo: Reuters/Yannis Behrakis) An Iranian migrant prays moments after arrivi
Pope Francis Calls Rejection of Migrants Fleeing Violence 'an Act of War,' Amid Discovery of Dead Bodies at Sea
The Christian Post / Posted 19 days ago
(Photo: Reuters/Yannis Behrakis) An Iranian migrant prays moments after arriving with another six family members by paddling an engineless dinghy from the Turkish coastat a beach on the Greek island of Kos August 15, 2015. United Nations refugee... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
40 migrants die off Italy as Europe faces 'worst crisis since WWII'Iranian migrants paddle a dinghy as they cross a part of the Aegean sea from th
40 migrants die off Italy as Europe faces 'worst crisis since WWII'
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 20 days ago
Iranian migrants paddle a dinghy as they cross a part of the Aegean sea from the Turkish coast (seen in the background) to the Greek island of Kos August 15, 2015. Photo by Yannis Behrakis, Reuters. ROME, Italy -- At least 40 migrants died in the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Migrants brawl on Greek island as refugee ship lies emptyBy Lefteris Karagiannopoulos KOS, Greece (Reuters) - Migrants desperate to get
Migrants brawl on Greek island as refugee ship lies empty
Swissinfo / Posted 20 days ago
By Lefteris Karagiannopoulos KOS, Greece (Reuters) - Migrants desperate to get off the Greek island of Kos fought each other on Saturday while nearby a passenger ship chartered to house and process refugees lay empty 24 hours after it had... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Migrants brawl on Greek island as refugee ship lies emptyKOS, Greece: Migrants desperate to get off the Greek island of Kos fought each
Migrants brawl on Greek island as refugee ship lies empty
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
KOS, Greece: Migrants desperate to get off the Greek island of Kos fought each other on Saturday while nearby a passenger ship chartered to house and process refugees lay empty 24 hours after it had arrived. Outside the island's main police station,... Read more
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The Star
Migrants brawl on Greek island as refugee ship lies emptyKOS, Greece (Reuters) - Migrants desperate to get off the Greek island of Kos f
Migrants brawl on Greek island as refugee ship lies empty
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
KOS, Greece (Reuters) - Migrants desperate to get off the Greek island of Kos fought each other on Saturday while nearby a passenger ship chartered to house and process refugees lay empty 24 hours after it had arrived. Outside the island's main... Read more
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21d
The Globe and Mail
The week in photosA Perseid meteor streaks across the sky in Nevada. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
The week in photos
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 days ago
A Perseid meteor streaks across the sky in Nevada. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images) Burnt cars are seen near the site of two explosions in Tianjin, China. Sea turtle hatchlings swim in a tank at the Sea Turtle Reserve Centre in Kosgoda south of... Read more
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Independent
Migrant crisis in Kos: The refugees the UK Government has described as a 'swarm' who are threatening Europe's 'standard of living'Dozens of people, including children, crossed the Aegean Sea from Turkey in inf
Migrant crisis in Kos: The refugees the UK Government has described as a 'swarm' who are threatening Europe's 'standard of living'
Independent / Posted 23 days ago
Dozens of people, including children, crossed the Aegean Sea from Turkey in inflatable boats to arrive on the island just before dawn on Wednesday. Thousands of migrants, mostly believed to be fleeing war and conflict in Syria, are already camped in... Read more
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International Business Times
EU: Is the Youth Guarantee failing Europe's jobless young people? More than a fifth of young working-age Europeans are still jobless or not in ed
EU: Is the Youth Guarantee failing Europe's jobless young people?
International Business Times / Posted 23 days ago
More than a fifth of young working-age Europeans are still jobless or not in education more than two years after the EU launched its multibillion euro flagship youth unemployment policy to tackle an issue the French president warned would turn into... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Photos of the Day for Aug. 11People walk with umbrellas during heavy rainfall in the northern hill town of S
Photos of the Day for Aug. 11
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
People walk with umbrellas during heavy rainfall in the northern hill town of Shimla., India. A wasp sits on a knife handle in Hannover, Germany. (Julian Stratenschulte/AFP/Getty Images) A migrant woman faints while waiting to be registered on the... Read more
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International Business Times
Greece migrant crisis: 200,000 'ready to cross' Aegean Sea from Turkey Greece islands in the eastern Aegean Sea could face an unprecedented influx of
Greece migrant crisis: 200,000 'ready to cross' Aegean Sea from Turkey
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
Greece islands in the eastern Aegean Sea could face an unprecedented influx of refugees from Turkey in the next few months, with as many as 200,000 people, mostly Syrians and Afghans, ready to make their way to Europe. Aid workers in Lesbos, one of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Migrants, police clash on Greek island, mayor warns of bloodshedBy Yannis Behrakis KOS, Greece (Reuters) - Greek police used fire extinguisher
Migrants, police clash on Greek island, mayor warns of bloodshed
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
By Yannis Behrakis KOS, Greece (Reuters) - Greek police used fire extinguishers and batons against migrants on the island of Kos on Tuesday after violence broke out in a sports stadium where hundreds of people, including young children, were waiting... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Photos of the Day for Aug. 10An Asian elephant beats the heat by sprinkling water on himself at Berlin's Zoo
Photos of the Day for Aug. 10
The Globe and Mail / Posted 25 days ago
An Asian elephant beats the heat by sprinkling water on himself at Berlin's Zoologischer Garten Zoo. (John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images) A man holds up his child as he tries with other migrants to board a train headed to the border with Serbia in... Read more
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International Business Times
Greece strains to cope with migrants arriving on Kos and Lesbos [Photo report] Tens of thousands of people, many of them fleeing conflict in Syria and Afghani
Greece strains to cope with migrants arriving on Kos and Lesbos [Photo report]
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
Tens of thousands of people, many of them fleeing conflict in Syria and Afghanistan, have been making their way from the Turkish coast to nearby Greek islands in inflatable dinghies, overwhelming cash-strapped and understaffed authorities on the... Read more
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Quartz
Syrian refugees celebrate a risky journey to Greece with an amazing selfie-stick photo - Quartz Syrian refugees who arrived on the Greek island of Kos this...
Syrian refugees celebrate a risky journey to Greece with an amazing selfie-stick photo
Quartz / Posted 25 days ago
- Quartz Syrian refugees who arrived on the Greek island of Kos this... Read more

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