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Little girl with pig tails looks at camera. She was born in this refugee camp.

Syria refugee crisis FAQ: How the war is affecting children

Why are people fleeing Syria? What are the greatest needs of the refugees? How can I help, and show them the love of God?

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Video: First snowfall for Syrian refugees in Lebanon
January 6, 2016

Video: First snowfall for Syrian refugees in Lebanon

The start of the new year brought freezing temperatures and the first snowfall of winter to Syrian refugees living in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley.

Top humanitarian crises of 2015
December 21, 2015

Top humanitarian crises of 2015

These are among the top crises and disasters we responded to in 2015.

Video: Refugees face rain, cold en route to Europe
November 4, 2015

Video: Refugees face rain, cold en route to Europe

Refugees experience new hardships as a cold, rainy autumn sets in.

Video: What would you take? #SyriaCrisis
October 22, 2015

Video: What would you take?

If you had to flee your home, as more than 12 million Syrians have done, what would you take with you?

Videos: The lives of displaced and refugee children in Syria and South Sudan
October 15, 2015

Videos: The lives of displaced and refugee children in Syria and South Sudan

Fighting in Syria, South Sudan, and other countries has resulted in nearly 60 million people being displaced from their homes. These videos show how some children and...

New poll shows increased awareness of Syria refugee crisis among Americans
October 14, 2015

New poll shows increased awareness of Syria refugee crisis among Americans

Among those familiar with the Syria conflict, more than 4 in 5 (83 percent) now believe the United States should help in some way.

Prayer for refugees and displaced people
October 9, 2015

Prayer for refugees and displaced people

Join us in prayer for all those who find themselves “strangers,” as Jesus calls them in Matthew 25:35.

In Congressional address, Pope Francis calls leaders to use Golden Rule in decision-making
September 24, 2015

In Congressional address, Pope Francis calls leaders to use Golden Rule in decision-making

In his much anticipated papal address before the U.S. Congress, Pope Francis spoke about the greatest challenges of our time, including poverty, the refugee crisis,...

A Google map perspective on a refugee's journey walking from Syria to Serbia
September 18, 2015

Google map perspective: A refugee’s journey walking from Syria to Serbia

It would be a 1,400-mile walk, taking an estimated 452 hours.

Europe's migration crisis: Syrian refugees' long journeys, long nights
September 14, 2015

Europe’s refugee crisis: Syrian families’ long journeys, long nights

As more Syrian refugees seek safety in Europe, families struggle to survive and adjust to their new lives.

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