Syria: Living with war

Tens of thousands of people have died in Syria's two-year long civil war and hundreds of thousands more have fled their homes to escape the fighting.

In Damascus, I have been meeting some of those who have remained in the capital.

Lyse meets children who have been living with war for the past two years

Lyse Doucet Article written by Lyse Doucet Lyse Doucet Chief international correspondent

Pakistan school attack: Blazers flecked with blood

One week after the school massacre in Pakistan, the BBC's Lyse Doucet finds old wounds and old troubles yet to fade away.

Read full article

Features & Analysis

Elsewhere on the BBC

  • BooksHidden messages

    Adults often find surprising subtexts in children’s literature – but are they really there?

Programmes

  • Click presenter Spencer Kelly flies a droneClick Watch

    From wearable technology to drones and robots - highlights from 2014

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.