25 03, 2019

‘When things happen in the dark, there’s a higher risk that abuses occur’: HRW’s Nadim Houry on post-IS transitional justice

By Jodi BrignolaTom Rollins|2020-12-02T14:47:59+02:00March 25, 2019|

Seemingly endless lines of Islamic State fighters streamed out of the group's last pocket, Baghouz, last weekend as US-backed fighters from the Syrian Democratic Forces rendered the thin strip of riverbank into a surrealistic sea of empty tents and abandoned cars. By Saturday morning, defeat was finally announced.

28 02, 2019

Souriyeh / سوريّة: The women of Syrian journalism

By Justin ClarkBarrett Limoges|2021-02-11T09:51:38+02:00February 28, 2019|

Syria’s 2011 uprising gave hundreds of Syrian journalists a new voice to tell their country’s story. But have men and women been given an equal voice? What if the language we use to describe Syrian issues is, in and of itself, biased? What if we’re missing half the story?

27 02, 2019

Souriyeh / سوريّة: Art in Exile Part 1

By Alice Al Maleh|2021-02-11T09:51:38+02:00February 27, 2019|

As a stateless Palestinian from Syria who has spent the past eight years in exile since fleeing her home—first in Algeria and now in Denmark—Samara Sallam often finds herself grappling with questions of identity and belonging.

24 02, 2019

Souriyeh / سوريّة: Damascus-Beqaa

By Madeline Edwards|2021-02-11T09:51:39+02:00February 24, 2019|

Hop onto any one of the public minibuses parked on the street outside, and you can be in Damascus in about an hour or two. It’s one of many reminders of home here at Women Now, a center run by Syrian women refugees in Lebanon’s Beqaa Valley.

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