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N.K. Highlights Friendly Ties With Syria Amid Chemical Weapon Attack Row

N.K. Highlights Friendly Ties With Syria Amid Chemical Weapon Attack Row

SEOUL, April 7 (Korea Bizwire) – North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has sent a congratulatory message to Syria over the founding anniversary of the country’s ruling party, Pyongyang’s media said Friday, amid global condemnation against Damascus’s suspected chemical weapon attack on civilians. The North’s leader sent the message to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to mark [...]

Thousands of Syrian Children Risk Drowning this Summer Trying to Reach Safety in Europe

Thousands of Syrian Children Risk Drowning this Summer Trying to Reach Safety in Europe

FAIRFIELD, Conn., June 27, 2014 (Korea Bizwire)–The number of Syrians clandestinely crossing the Mediterranean has risen dramatically since March, with thousands more families likely to attempt the dangerous passage this summer, as the “boat season” gets underway. Save the Children’s latest report, “The Boat is Safe” and Other Lies: Why Syrian Families are Risking Everything to [...]