Saleyha Ahsan

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Operation Mum won't stop British Muslims going to Syria. But peace will.

British counter-terrorism chiefs are really bringing out the big guns with their latest campaign to tackle the growing number of Muslims heading out to Syria. They've come up with Operation Mum, asking Muslim women to inform on family members thinking of going to Syria to fight.

Posted by Saleyha Ahsan on 25 April 2014 | 0 Comments

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Saving Syria's Children blog for DFID

I went to Syria in December 2012, invited by UK based NGO Hand in Hand for Syria. My first view of Atmeh refugee camp, close to the Turkish border, was of a vast sea of muddy white tents.

Posted by Saleyha Ahsan on 6 November 2013 | 0 Comments

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BBC Panorama Saving Syria's Children

'In a special edition, Panorama travels with British doctors inside Syria to exclusively reveal the devastating impact of the war on children caught in the conflict.' BBC

Posted by Saleyha Ahsan on 30 September 2013 | 0 Comments

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No child is safe in Syria today

Away from my comfort zone working as an emergency medicine doctor in London, I have been working in a hospital in northern Syria with the charityHand in Hand for Syria, and being followed by a BBC Panorama team.

Posted by Saleyha Ahsan on 30 September 2013 | 0 Comments

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