Syrian Refugees in Russia Stuck in Dangerous Waiting Game

By Allison Quinn Jan. 28, 2015 NOGINSK, Moscow region — As members of the government and opposition of war-torn Syria met in Moscow on Thursday in the latest attempt to reach a political settlement, in a small rundown house outside of Moscow, a dozen young Syrian children sat around tables reciting the Arabic alphabet and learning to find their devastated homeland on a map. They fled a nearly four-year war that has claimed more than 200,000 lives, …