Europe's refugee crisis

Syrian Ahmed H (C) attends the final hearing at the Szeged town court on November 30, 2016. 
A Hungarian court jailed a Syrian man for 10 years for allegedly inciting a border riot by migrants last year, ruling it an "act of terror" and sparking outrage from rights groups. / AFP / CSABA SEGESVARI        (Photo credit should read CSABA SEGESVARI/AFP/Getty Images)

Syrian man jailed over Hungary border riot despite pleading for calm

By Eliza Mackintosh
Thousands of refugees and migrants, most fleeing violence in the Middle East, mass at the sealed-off border, chanting "Open! Open!" They are desperate to cross into Hungary, but a razor-wire fence, temporary blockade and a line of riot police stand in their way.

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Syrian conflict

Bana and her mother tweet from rebel-held eastern Aleppo.

Aleppo family says goodbye on Twitter

By Eliza Mackintosh, CNN
A seven-year-old Syrian girl, who has captured international attention tweeting about daily life in rebel-held eastern Aleppo, shared a message late Sunday night that her house had been bombed.

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Terror

A woman in the crowd listens as London Mayor Sadiq Khan addresses those gathered for a candlelight vigil in London's Trafalgar Square on Thursday, March 23, following the attack on Parliament.

London unites against terror in defiant vigil

Story by Eliza Mackintosh; photos by Sarah Tilotta, CNN
A day after Londoners were confronted with a cruel and ruthless attack, crowds gathered in the heart of the city to pay tribute to the victims.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 22: A police officer stands guard near Westminster Bridge and the Houses of Parliament on March 22, 2017 in London, England. A police officer has been stabbed near to the British Parliament and the alleged assailant shot by armed police. Scotland Yard report they have been called to an incident on Westminster Bridge where several people have been injured by a car. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images)

Khalid Masood: What we know about the London attacker

By Eliza Mackintosh, CNN
In a horrifying attack in London on Wednesday, a lone assailant plowed a car into crowds of people gathered on Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer dead outside UK Parliament. The assault on the heart of Britain's capital left four people dead.
A Turkish special force police officer patrols in front of the Reina nightclub on January 4, 2017 in Istanbul, three days after a gunman killed 39 people on New Year's night.  
The gunman had fought in Syria for Islamic State jihadists, a report said on January 3, as Turkish authorities intensified their hunt for the attacker. Of the 39 dead, 27 were foreigners, mainly from Arab countries, with coffins repatriated overnight to countries including Lebanon and Saudi Arabia. / AFP / OZAN KOSE        (Photo credit should read OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images)

Why Turkey is such a target for terror

By Eliza Mackintosh, CNN
An international airport bombed. An ambassador assassinated. A nightclub massacre. These and many other attacks in the last year show how Turkey has been hit hard by terrorism. It's not an unfamiliar position for the country, but there are now new threats that add to the longstanding reasons for Turkey's particular position in the crosshairs.

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    Eliza Mackintosh is a London-based digital news producer for CNN International.

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