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The Last Days of the White Helmets In Syria

There were once thousands of these volunteer first responders, who stepped up when state agencies failed.
Amel Guettatfi
6.17.19
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Trump is Setting Himself Up for More Military Action in Syria

Military experts say the US is at risk of being pulled further into a conflict with no clear exit strategy.
Nick Miriello
4.11.17
Can't Handle the Truth

After the Syria Strike, Conspiracy Theorists Are Out to Get Trump

The alt-right turned on Trump as soon as the mainstream establishment approved of something he did.
Mike Pearl
4.10.17
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A Suspected Chemical Attack By the Assad Government Kills 58 in Syria

“It's believed to be sarin and chlorine”
Tim Hume
4.4.17
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Assad's Forces Beat Back Syrian Rebels After Surprise Attack on Damascus

More bloodshed.
David Gilbert
3.20.17
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Syria: Six Years of Hell

Syria’s ruinous civil war is six years old and no closer to an end.
Tim Hume
3.15.17
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Residents of This Damascus Suburb Worry It Could Be the Next Aleppo

One of the strongest remaining rebel coalitions, Eastern Ghouta has endured frequent bombardment and shelling from regime forces and ally Russia.
Olivia Alabaster
12.27.16
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What It's Like to Be in a Town Besieged by ISIS and the Syrian Regime

"People won't leave their houses because they are afraid of snipers."
Patrick Hilsman
4.22.16
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We Asked an Expert What the 'Ceasefire' Between the US and Russia in Syria Really Means

Does this agreement between the US and Russia mean that the conditions on the ground will change, or that we're any closer to actual peace?
Mike Pearl
2.24.16
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We Asked Experts if Syrian President Bashar Assad Will Ever Be Punished for War Crimes

The embattled strongman could eventually find exile in Russia—if he doesn't wind up before the International Criminal Court.
Pierre Bienaimé
1.19.16
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Inside an Academy for al Qaeda Jihadists Fighting Assad and the Islamic State

Taught that dying in jihad will make them martyrs, children here will likely join the tens of thousands of child soldiers being used and abused in conflicts around the world.
Sally Hayden, Photos by Medyan Dairieh
12.2.15
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Actually, Charlotte Church Might Be Right About Syria and Climate Change

The British singer was treated like a lunatic for saying climate change may be partly to blame for the country's civil war. But she may have a point.
Mike Pearl
10.2.15
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