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The Roots of Syria’s Migrations


phpThumb_generated_thumbnailFor the past several months, thousands of migrants have been leaving war-torn areas of the Middle East, many of them attempting to reach welcoming nations in Europe and elsewhere. We asked Najwa Al-Qattan, associate professor of Ottoman and modern Middle Eastern history in the Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts, for her perspective on the crisis. Al-Qattan was interviewed by LMU Magazine Editor Joseph Wakelee-Lynch.

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