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Unpaid teachers

By: Musab al-Shehab Urfa, Turkey, Jan, 2016, (Al-Arabi al-Jadid) –When he taught at the informal Ghiytah Mater school, funded by volunteers in the Turkish city of Urfa, his monthly salary did not exceed $30. However, Osama’s salary increased six fold to $225 at Al-Ikha School., though only for a while. “I …

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False contracts for Syrian workers in Turkey

Ahmed Haj Hamdo Istanbul, Turkey, March 2006, (al-Hayat) – The owner of a Turkish textile factory refused to pay the costs of treatment and compensation for a Syrian refugee worker who was left with permanent disability in his left foot while working at a machine. Ibrahim Al-Ali, 33, who worked …

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