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    Lebanon

    As the third anniversary of the Syrian conflict passes without any sign of a resolution, the humanitarian difficulties for those Syrian refugees who have fled the country deepen.  All this week, our reporter Brian O’Connell has been based in Lebanon examining the issues many refugees face in unofficial camps along the Syrian border, and looking at the work aid agency UNICEF are doing to help alleviate the crisis. Last night Brian sent us this report from the Bekka Valley in eastern Lebanon.

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    Lebanon/Syria

    Lebanon/Syria

    Three years after the start of the Syrian conflict and the crisis, and as the humanitarian crisis worsens, the conflict is now threatening to further destabilise neighbouring countries. Our reporter Brian O’Connell has been based in Lebanon since Saturday, visiting the work UNICEF are doing in the region to help alleviate the crisis. And Brian joined Keeloin from a refugee camp in Kab Elias.

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0318/602936-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-18-march-2014/?clipid=1512056
    Syria

    Syria

    For the first time since fighting began in Syria, almost three years ago, the government and opposition have met for talks. Few expect the peace talks, which have just begun in Geneva, to result in a breakthrough to end the war. Islamist fighters who disdain the Western and Arab-backed opposition are not present at the talks. Nor is Iran, Assad's main regional backer. The Reuters news agency is quoting a Western diplomat as saying that expectations for the talks are very low. The aim he says is "to give some momentum to the process and avoid either side walking out". ...

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0124/499868-today-with-sean-o-rourke-friday-24-january-2014/?clipid=1401748
    Syria

    Syria

    Photographs and files smuggled out of Syria appear to record the deaths of some 11,000 prisoners of the Assad regime. The documents provide the most extensive and detailed evidence yet of massive abuses of human rights in Syria, according to lawyers who have examined them. A defector from the Syrian military police smuggled them out of the country on memory sticks. More details now from Martin Chulov, the Guardian’s Middle East correspondent.  

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0121/499141-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-21-january-2014/?clipid=1398841

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