Established by Fathi Ibrahim Bayoud 2005 - Homs

Home >> Features

71 years since Nakba, Palestinians still long for home

71 years since Nakba, Palestinians still long for home

More than seven decades since their expulsion from historical Palestine in 1948, Palestinians continue to find new ways of pressing for their cherished right to return.  Seventy-one years ago, hundreds of thousands of Palestinians were forced to flee their villages and towns in...

read more
From an amateur to fashion designer: Syrian Refugees

From an amateur to fashion designer: Syrian Refugees

(Zaman Al Wasl)- In the border town of Arsal, behind a Syrian factory that specializes in sewing and fashion design, named "Orchid Flower," stands Souad Kassem Shehada, a refugee from Homs countryside. The establishment was the culmination of a long period of hard work, made more difficult the...

read more
Syrian father holds on to life despite losing leg

Syrian father holds on to life despite losing leg

Despite losing his leg in the ongoing conflict in Syria, a father of five continues to hold on to life to provide for his family.  Speaking to Anadolu Agency in the northern Syrian city of Al-Bab, Rabeh Selim said: “After I lost my leg I had to find myself a new profession, a...

read more
Syrian children hold on to education despite challenges

Syrian children hold on to education despite challenges

As the conflict in Syria enters its ninth year, a generation born and raised in an environment of conflict continues to hold on to education despite tough conditions. While conflict, displacement and violence became part of the daily life in Syria, children hold steadfast to hope for a...

read more
X :Latest News
IMF: West Bank, Gaza growth must be focused on jobs      Saudi minister: Kushner's plan could succeed if there is 'hope of peace'      Iran will speed up enriching of uranium after deadline to Europe ends Thursday      Iran 'never seeks war' with US, says Rouhani      N. Korea blasts Pompeo as obstruction to nuclear talks      Hong Kong protesters urge G20 to raise plight with China      UN's Guterres seeks funding for agency helping Palestinians      Russia: Downed US spy drone was in Iranian airspace