Die Deutsche Akademie für Kinder- und Jugendliteratur e. V. in Volkach hat für den Monat Dezember 2017 folgende Titel als »Buch des Monats« ausgewählt: Peer Martin: Winter so weit http://www.akademie-kjl.de/613/praemierungen-des-monats/buch-des-monats/buch-des-monats-2017/dezember-2017/
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The Kurds may not have an actual state in what they call Rojava, northern Syria, but they have plenty of bureaucracy.
As many as 20,000 civilians fled a rebel enclave near Damascus, many of them hungry, wounded and exhausted.
As Syria enters its eighth year of conflict, Lina Sergie Attar, a Syrian-American architect, reflects on the devastation that ripped her city apart just over one year ago.
What began as a peaceful uprising against President Assad in 2011 has become a full-scale civil war.
Qatar went to extreme lengths to secure the release of a captured hunting party — including a disastrous population transfer in Syria.
A group of 170 people left rebel-held eastern Ghouta after the United Nations was able to broker a medical evacuation deal.
A fast-moving advance separated families, overflowed shelters, and provoked protests calling on rebels to leave. One demonstrator was shot dead.
The Syrian Democratic Forces, military allies of the United States, are dominated by Kurdish units that revere Abdullah Ocalan, imprisoned on terrorism charges in Turkey.
The deal came as government forces intensified an operation to split the rebel-held enclave on the outskirts of Damascus.
The global cement giant Lafarge is facing accusations that it paid ISIS and other militant groups and put its employees at risk to preserve business in war-torn Syria.
Many in besieged eastern Ghouta were said to be choosing not to leave, however, fearing for their safety and doubting they could ever return.
IS has lost its 'capital' Raqqa, but it has taken the might of a global alliance to crush it.
More than 80 people have been killed in a suspected chemical attack on a rebel-held town in northern Syria.
Why did the US target this airbase in its first intentional attack on Syria in six years of war?
The Pentagon releases video of missiles targeting a Syrian airfield being launched from US ships.
The BBC's Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen shares his images - and thoughts - from a journey through ruins of Syria's Aleppo.