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By Maria von Welser

An exposé of the hidden affliction that over half Syria’s refugees suffer and the conflicts they proceed to flee.

No safe haven: this is often the tough truth encountered through the ladies and kids who flee Syria looking for security. whilst boatloads of Syrian refugees started arriving on eu beaches within the spring of 2015, Western tv monitors have been choked with photos of fellows. the place, journalist Maria von Welser requested herself, have been the ladies and kids, whom she knew made up over part the inhabitants of refugee camps?

In those pages, von Welser unearths the hidden tales of these Syrian ladies and kids. There are tales of desperation and predation: lack of wealth and of lifestyles, baby marriage, rape, kidnapping, and intercourse slavery. yet there also are tales of empowerment and hope—including the conviction that we will be able to flip compassion into genuine change.

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