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A Syrian refugee receives aid from the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, in Batroun, northern Lebanon Jan. 13, 2015. Photo by Omar Ibrahim/Reuters Syrians fleeing the ongoing civil war in their country now make up the largest group of refugees in Brazil,...
Five years since a magnitude 7.0 earthquake shook their nation, 80,000 Haitians remain in tent camps, a visible reminder of the slow humanitarian effort to rebuild the poor country and move its affected residents to permanent housing. Photo by Ed...
The FBI arrested an Ohio man for purchasing weapons to attack the U.S. Capitol The FBI arrested 20-year-old Ohio man Christopher Lee Cornell for purchasing weapons with the intention of attacking the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Cornell, known...