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Gaza is changed forever

‘Wehave lost everything… But tell them, tell the world, we do not want food ormoney – we just want our life back, and we want our freedom.’.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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No place to hide

Gazans are fleeingfor their lives, but there is no escape from the shelling .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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‘Dreams are for no reason. Let them sleep’

Prison and a Palestinian refugee camp are the harsh reality for Manal – and the struggle for survival leaves little room for one’s desires.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Faith and frustration

Despite Egyptian intransigence, the aid convoy still hopes to get to Gaza.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Burma: Refugees' lives in the balance

Perhaps it's not unsurprising that when cyclone Nargis strucksouthern Burma, my thoughts went first to a community of internalrefugees close to the Thai border in the north who would have beenphysically unaffected. These were the people of Wan Bai Pay* whohad been graceful in their hospitality to me earlier this year and whohad entrusted me with their traumatic stories (of slave labourextracted by Burma's military, of beatings, murder and rape) with thesimple request: ‘Tell the world about…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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How do you describe Hell?

‘This is not like the previous invasions – this time they mean to killus. There is no escape.’.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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My friend Mohammed is a hero

Medical personnel like Mohammed are still doggedlytrying to treat those with the worst injuries and digging out partly decomposedbodies from the rubble of Gaza.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Darfur Dilemmas

When I spent time earlier this year in a desolate refugee camp inKenya, I was given one clear message by many of the Darfurian refugeesI met there: 'Tell the international community to end the bloodshed inDarfur!' Today is the fourth international Day for Darfur. So I feltthat the very least I could do was to join a couple of thousand othersoutside the Sudanese Embassy in London, to march to Downing Street anddemand action. Exactly what that action should be, however, provedcontroversial….…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Who are the terrorists?

The State of Israel isclaiming that two-thirds of Palestinians killed in Gaza were members of terror organizations. Louisa Waugh begs to differ. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Video: We've had enough of the tiredness and lies

Caoimhe Butterly speaks directly to some of the 50,000 men, women and children trapped in Greece in three short documentaries.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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