Iman Morooka

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Field Diary: Displaced Children Try to Overcome Shock From Violence in Syria

(4) Comments | Posted 3 April 2013 | (00:00)

"My four-year-old sister couldn't talk for a while after she witnessed our neighbourhood under attack," says Siham* (20) from Aleppo, recounting to me the story of her family's exodus to the coastal city of Tartous. I met the family when I visited one of the collective shelters for displaced families...

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Amid Ongoing Conflict in Syria, Women Heads of Households Struggle to Support and Protect Their Children

(5) Comments | Posted 27 February 2013 | (23:00)

Homs, Syria: You don't have to drive too far to see signs of destruction and devastation. The thundering sound of shelling is part of everyday life here. Hundreds of thousands of civilians have had to flee their homes from many parts of Homs in search for safety.

In collective shelters...

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