There are around 2.5 million Syrian children displaced by the war living in Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt. Host countries have taken steps to increase school enrollment, such as offering free public education and introducing ‘second shifts’ in the afternoons to accommodate more children. Yet barriers such as onerous documentation requirements, language difficulties and a lack of affordable transportation are continuing to keep children out of the classroom, according to HRW.
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In Syria, 2 Million Children No Longer Attending School
Yes, Syria’s Assad Regime is Brutal. But the Retaliatory Air Strikes are Illegal and Partisan