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  • Hundreds of young Syrians find academic home at US colleges story has photos
    Updated: Jun-06-15 8:44 pm

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Brothers Molham and Mohammad Kayali spray-painted anti-government graffiti around Aleppo University in northern Syria in early 2012 and held up flags in protest against President Bashar al Assad's government. Worried that their lives were in danger, they gave up on school and fled to Turkey in September 2012.