Syrian and Palestinian refugees in Lebanon face a multitude of hurdles to complete their educations, like obtaining books or taking exams recognized by their home country. One charity has stepped in to help.
Haya, a Hebron college student, has stopped telling friends about peace and started boycotting Israeli products. But she meets twice a month with Israelis and says one day she might be Palestinian president.
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Giant panda Jia Jia eats bamboo next to her birthday cake made of ice and vegetables at Ocean Park in Hong Kong, Tuesday, as she celebrates her 37th birthday. Jia Jia broke the Guinness World Records title for 'Oldest Panda Living in Captivity' on Tuesday.