For Hussain, getting an education is nothing more than a past dream
"We see children who have lost their entire families under the rubble, they have no one now."
Each year around this time, I find myself frustrated that the world still needs to observe Universal Children's Day on November 20th. Don't get me wrong, kids are worth celebrating. As someone who has dedicated my life to serving children, I believe that at my core.
Extremist group has shown a blatant disregard for the rules of war.
Islamic State drove out a demoralized Iraqi army from Mosul in 2014.
The mission entered a critical stage this week with the attack on Mosul.
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A senior UN official warned that families are at "extreme risk'' of being caught in crossfire.
The Canadian Forces says two CF-18 Hornets took to the skies on New Year's Day to attack ISIL fighting positions in Ramadi in support of Iraqi security forces.