Thousands of Syrian refugees are living in derelict buildings for the little, if any, rent they can afford, making them incredibly vulnerable to what’s already one of the coldest winters in record in the region.Mercy Corps is helping this family and thousands of other Syrian refugees by distributing kits that include a gas heater, coupons for fuel, mattresses and bedding. 
Read more, and find out how you can help.
Photo: Sumaya Agha for Mercy Corps

Thousands of Syrian refugees are living in derelict buildings for the little, if any, rent they can afford, making them incredibly vulnerable to what’s already one of the coldest winters in record in the region.

Mercy Corps is helping this family and thousands of other Syrian refugees by distributing kits that include a gas heater, coupons for fuel, mattresses and bedding. 

Read more, and find out how you can help.

Photo: Sumaya Agha for Mercy Corps

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'Most powerful storm ever to make landfall' batters Philippines; 4 deaths confirmed
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Reports of damage from Super Typhoon Haiyan are beginning to emerge from the Philippines. Mercy Corps is closely monitoring needs as the storm leaves the islands and authorities can begin reaching the hardest-hit remote areas. Read the latest.

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'Most powerful storm ever to make landfall' batters Philippines; 4 deaths confirmed

(Photo: Nelson Salting / AP)

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Reports of damage from Super Typhoon Haiyan are beginning to emerge from the Philippines. Mercy Corps is closely monitoring needs as the storm leaves the islands and authorities can begin reaching the hardest-hit remote areas. Read the latest.

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Super typhoon Haiyan aims at Philippines; ‘significant loss of life’ predicted 
(Map via NOAA)
Thousands of villagers fled as the most powerful storm on the planet this year approached the Philippines on Thursday.
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Our emergency response teams in the region are prepared to help as needed, and we will keep you updated as the situation develops.

nbcnews:

Super typhoon Haiyan aims at Philippines; ‘significant loss of life’ predicted

(Map via NOAA)

Thousands of villagers fled as the most powerful storm on the planet this year approached the Philippines on Thursday.

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Our emergency response teams in the region are prepared to help as needed, and we will keep you updated as the situation develops.