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When No Place Is Safe: Sheltering Under Siege in Syria

Advertisement All of eastern Ghouta is underground. That is how one aid worker described the situation as thousands of people fled into basements and makeshift shelters in the rebel-held suburb of Damascus this week. Eastern Ghouta is under a brutal ...

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Under bombs, Syria rescuers forced to save their own

Related Articles MEDEIRA, Syria: For years, Samir Salim and his three brothers rescued neighbors and relatives pinned underground after bombardment on Syria’s rebel-held Eastern Ghouta. But last week, they could not save their own mother.Crouched atop the rubble of their ...

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Sprawling Mayan network discovered under Guatemala jungle

Sprawling Mayan network discovered under Guatemala jungle

Researchers have found more than 60,000 hidden Mayan ruins in Guatemala in a major archaeological breakthrough. Laser technology was used to survey digitally beneath the forest canopy, revealing houses, palaces, elevated highways, and defensive fortifications. The landscape, near already-known Mayan ...

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Syrian students describe life under regime rule

Related Articles LONDON: Life in regime-held areas of Syria is marked by forced evictions, widespread looting and desperate attempts to avoid military service, according to two Syrian students who lived under regime rule.Despite regime attempts to project a veneer of ...

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Theresa May under pressure over Brexit position

Theresa May is coming under increasing pressure to set out where she stands on Britain’s future trade agreements. Speaking at the end of a trade visit to China, the PM said Britain would not face a choice between a free ...

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