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Omar Omsen, also known as Omar Diaby, was one of the main recruiters of French nationals to the jihadist fight in Syria
09/08/2015 - France-Syria

Notorious ISIS recruiter, Omar Omsen, dies in Syria

Franco-Senegalese jihadist, Omar Diaby, better known as Omar Omsen, has been killed in Syria, French media reported on Sunday.
A compound for Syrian refugees in Lebanon.
09/07/2015 - Syria

Syrian refugee population passes 4 million mark, UN reports

More than 4 million Syrians have now fled their country's civil war with more than a million leaving in the last 10 months, according to a report released by the UN on Thursday.

South Sudanese refugees in northern Uganda
18/06/2015 - International report

South Sudanese refugees in northern Uganda

Since the start of the civil war in South Sudan in 2013, thousands of people have fled to refugee camps in neighboring countries such as Uganda.
Chouf’s war-displaced Christian Lebanese to return to their homes
21/04/2015 - International report

Chouf’s war-displaced Christian Lebanese to return to their homes

From 1975 to 1990, Lebanon endured a brutal civil war that uprooted over 1 million people. But now, some parts of the country are looking to permanently heal old wounds, and begin a new chapter.
A century after the genocide, Syrian-Armenians return to their homeland
14/04/2015 - International report

A century after the genocide, Syrian-Armenians return to their homeland

On 24 April, Armenia marks the centennial of the 1915 massacres by the Ottoman Empire of Armenians living in modern day Turkey.
A Saudi border guard near the Yemen border
10/04/2015 - Pakistan

Pakistan parliament's no to military involvement in Yemen no surprise, analyst

Pakistan's parliament on Friday voted to stay out of the conflict in Yemen, rejecting Saudi demands for Islamabad to join its military coalition against Zaydi Shia Houthi rebels.
23/03/2015

French press review 23 March 2015

Le Monde was worried that the voters might not show up for Sunday's first round in the departmental elections.
Syrian refugees in Lebanon series part 5/5
20/03/2015 - International report

Syrian refugees in Lebanon series part 5/5

Four years after civil war first broke out in Syria, the prospects for peace seem further away than ever.
Syrian refugees in Lebanon series part 4/5
19/03/2015 - International report

Syrian refugees in Lebanon series part 4/5

Four years on from first violent protests in Syria, the civil war shows no end in sight.
Syrian refugees in Lebanon series part 3/5
18/03/2015 - International report

Syrian refugees in Lebanon series part 3/5

Syria’s civil war has triggered the largest refugee crisis since World War II, with almost three million people having fled the country.
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