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Israeli strikes kill 18, including refugee camp mayor – POLITICO

A spokesperson for Hamas said Israel’s “assassination of the mayor of Nuseirat is a war crime with the aim of creating chaos and multiplying the humanitarian crisis,” according to Al Jazeera Palestine. The strikes came just hours after Israel’s bombing of a United Nations-run school sheltering hundreds of displaced Palestinians on Thursday. More than 30 […]

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Ryyan Alshebl: From Syrian refugee to mayor of a German town | Refugees

Video Duration 25 minutes 10 seconds 25:10 Talk to Al Jazeera The 29-year-old who fled war in Syria eight years ago shares his journey from being a refugee to mayor of Ostelsheim. Read more In 2015, a 21-year-old asylum seeker from Syria made it to the Greek island of Lesbos in a rubber boat. Ryyan […]

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