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So, So Close to an Iran Nuke Deal

At press time here at DAWNS, it looked very likely that the P5+1 and Iran are going to agree on a final nuclear accord in the early morning hours. “A draft nuclear deal between Iran and six major powers calls f...
Thousands of Syrians stream across the border into Iraq in search of shelter. Photo: UNHCR/G. Gubaeva

A Grim Milestone for Syria

4 million refugees and counting, with no end in sight. “More than 24,000 people crossed into Turkey to escape fighting in northern Syria in June, pushing the number now sheltering in neighboring countries past ...
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Could You Eat on $13.50 a Month?

Life is about to get measurably more difficult for hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees in Lebanon. Because of a funding shortfall, the World Food Program is forced to reduce by half the amount of food assi...