British woman held captive by Al Qaeda for seven months after going to Syria \'to teach English\' is released after the terror group discover she has a history of mental illness
A British woman who was captured by Al Qaeda in Syria and held for seven months has been released after the militants found out about her long history of mental illness. The 31-year-old was freed after managing to send a secret Whatsapp message to London ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 24 Jun 2015 23:18:00 GMT
Teacher plans new Syria aid mission
either teaching English classes to children or this year renovating some rooms that can be used as a community center in Istanbul for refugees to get information.? He also plans to spend some time at refugee camps on the border with Syria. ?
Publ.Date : Tue, 23 Jun 2015 22:03:00 GMT
British woman held by al-Nusra Front freed in Syria
... al-Nusra chief in TV interview The woman had been detained in Harem after crossing the border into Syria. She is believed to have been teaching English to support herself. She was released to charity workers last Thursday and then travelled overland ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 23 Jun 2015 06:14:00 GMT
Challenging Stereotypes with Syrian Refugee Children in Turkey
I stood in the classroom of ninth-grade Syrian boys, ready to teach my specialty class based on my TEDx talk on the most dangerous four-letter word in the English language: THEM. I began slowly, ?In America, we may think of you, as a group, as THEM ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 06 Jul 2015 09:25:00 GMT
Teaching Shakespeare in times of war: meet writer and academic Dr Preti Taneja
Dr Preti Taneja, 38, is a fellow commoner at Jesus College, where she supervises English literature ... Right now I'm working on Shakespeare projects in Jordan and Syria, Kosovo and Serbia, and closer to home in East London. This brings together my ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:05:00 GMT
Rehabilitation Worker (Syrian national or Turkish national who speaks Arabic)
Provide rehabilitation sessions based upon rehabilitation plan in outlined by the physiotherapist; · Teach clients on how to use the mobility ... Must be fluent in written and spoken Arabic. Spoken English is an advantage.
Publ.Date : Fri, 03 Jul 2015 08:02:00 GMT
Syrian refugees will teach Arabic and English classes
They will take part in the Abraço Cultural project, which will gather refugees from four countries to teach language classes in July, in the city of São Paulo. The students will also go through cultural experiences. Registrations are open. Aurea Santos ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 05 Jun 2015 11:26:00 GMT
10 ways Syrian women risk it all for peace
Syrian women have made the exceptional ordinary ... Several groups of activists are developing women?s professional skills, teaching them computing, first aid, English, and how to make handicrafts and clothes. In one area near Idlib, they formed an ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:20:00 GMT
IS opens English-speaking schools in Syria to teach kids how to blend in to \'spread terror\' overseas
A United Nations official has said that Islamic State (IS) militants have opened up two English speaking schools in Syria to teach their jihadi children how to blend in to "easily spread terror" while visiting other countries. According to the New York ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 24 Feb 2015 03:12:00 GMT
ISIS? English-language schools teach jihadi children to ?blend in?
Islamic State militants have opened a pair of English-speaking schools in hopes of teaching jihadi children in Syria how ... schoolgirls feared to be on their way to shack up with ISIS in Syria. Amira Abase, 15, Kadiza Sultana, 16, and Shamima Begum ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:37:00 GMT