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Risking kidnapping, or worse, we explored Islamic State's self-declared caliphate in Syria. Here's what happened


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A trip through horror, confusion and contradictions in Syria

In a world of increasing conflict, one country stands out as a sad emblem of misery: Syria. The country’s 6-year-old civil war has sent 11 million people — half the population — fleeing their homes. Some 5 million people have left the country altogether. Those who remain face a nightmare of bombings,...


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