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Tension high on first day of Syrian peace talks


Yesterday, for the first time since the country’s civil war began in 2011, the Syrian government and the nation’s opposition groups sat in the same…read more


Negotiations to end Syrian civil war begin in Switzerland


DOWNLOAD VIDEO Negotiators from dozens of countries are arriving in Geneva, Switzerland, for the beginning of peace talks that aim to end Syria’s brutal civil…read more

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U.S. to Pursue Diplomatic Solution in Syria


President Barack Obama has been lobbying Congress and the American people to support a military strike against Syrian military targets as punishment for using chemical…read more

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An attack on Syria: What would you do? – Lesson Plan

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By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Subjects Social studies, Government & Civics, Syria, Estimated Time One 90 minute class Grade Level 7-12…read more

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Teach Syria

Lesson Plan

This resource was created by Teach Deeply (the educational arm of Syria Deeply) in coordination with and Share My Lesson Six easy steps for a…read more


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