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By Maria von Welser

An exposé of the hidden ache that over 1/2 Syria’s refugees suffer and the conflicts they proceed to flee.

No shelter: this is often the tough truth encountered by way of the ladies and youngsters who flee Syria looking for protection. while boatloads of Syrian refugees begun arriving on ecu shorelines within the spring of 2015, Western tv displays have been choked with photographs of guys. the place, journalist Maria von Welser requested herself, have been the ladies and youngsters, whom she knew made up over part the inhabitants of refugee camps?

In those pages, von Welser unearths the hidden tales of these Syrian girls and youngsters. 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 actual change.

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