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“Last Men in Aleppo” – a heartbreaking documentary

First showed film this year’s CPH:DOX festival is a haunting film about war-stricken Syrians who fight not only for their own lives but also for other children and adults life. They call themselves “The forgotten” but the scenes from the film are almost impossible to forget Review by: Mila This …

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Heroes fighting ISIS with mobile phones

The film “City of Ghosts” reveals the brutality of ISIS in the Syrian city Raqqa. And shows us the heroic civil journalists who risk their lives revealing the truth. By: Robin Ahrenkiel El-Tanany I have never cried in the cinema before. Now I have. And the reason was the tremendous struggle …

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Students help refugees with university applications

A group of students from Roskilde University has started helping refugees with an academic background enter Danish universities fast and smooth By: Hamid Mukhtari    A lot of refugees who are leaving their country because of war, religious, political and personal belief in Denmark are highly educated, but ends up …

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I’m active in Denmark

Manal Tahhan is a Syrian woman who has worked with different jobs since she arrived in Denmark. She has been very active because she wants to improve herself in a new country. By Sarah Manal’s first step in Denmark It is so important for everyone to survive in a safe place …

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Bethesda is a house of mercy

Bethesda means house of mercy and is an NGO which aim is to assist migrants and refugees in their efforts to settle in Denmark By Danial Bethesda is an NGO, non-profit organization, where people can start having a new network in Denmark and where refugees and asylum seekers can meet …

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Mother: “A piece of my soul stayed in Aleppo”

By: Hala “I breathed with a sigh of relief when my son was able to get out of Aleppo with the help of an International agreement in December 2016. I came to Denmark almost two years ago, but I had to leave my two sons in Aleppo. I thought at …

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New refugee cookbook

A new unique cookbook has just been released on the market in Denmark. It shares tasty recipes from female refugees’ home countries. By: Eden “The book is important, because it gives the possibility for asylum seekers to tell their story and present their country through the recipes in the book,” …

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Change of roles: A former caseworker in the hot seat

Daniel Møller Ølgaard worked as a caseworker in Centre Sandholm for eight months last year. His job was to interview asylum seekers, but today we change the roles, so he is interviewed by an asylum seeker. By Marion Chen As a former caseworker in the Immigration Service, Daniel has mixed …

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Controlling the media is dangerous – I saw that in Iraq

A system without criticism towards the people in power makes me think about the dictatorship I experienced back home Opinion piece by: Makmoud Trump is attacking the media that critisizes him. That is like our old dictator in Iraq, Saddam Hussein. In Iraq, we experienced Saddam talking for two hours …

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