Syrian refugee health workers can help Europe cope with COVID-19

Employing displaced Syrian healthcare workers is a “win-win” for both host communities and refugees as it would strengthen national health services and allow

Cambridge University News • cambridge
Sept. 16, 2020 ~5 min

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Syrian higher education system facing “complete breakdown” after eight years of war – study

The conflict in Syria has left the country’s higher education system “fragmented and broken”, with universities suffering politicisation, militarisation and human rights violations including disappearances and murder, according to researchers from the University of Cambridge and Syrian academics in exile.

Cambridge University News • cambridge
June 18, 2019 ~8 min

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What’s next in Syria after the US withdraws?

After President Trump announced his intention to remove US forces from Syria, what happens now?

Katy Gabel Chui-Stanford • futurity
Dec. 26, 2018 ~1 min

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3 Questions: Jeanne Guillemin on the recent chemical attack in Syria | MIT News

Security Studies Program expert on biological weapons discusses the April 4 attack on Syrian civilians that killed at least 80.

Michelle Nhuch | Center for International Studies • mit
April 20, 2017 ~7 min

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Computer science and engineering major helps people while having fun | MIT News

Senior Sami Alsheikh helps others, solves problems, and has fun doing both.

Catherine Curro Caruso | MIT News correspondent • mit
Jan. 29, 2016 ~9 min

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