As the refugee crisis continues to unfold across Europe, there are small stories of hope among the harrowing tales of escape

Osama Abdul Mohsen and his son, Zaid, have found new lives in Spain after they were tripped by a journalist near the Hungarian border while fleeing the police

And now there’s the story of 17-year-old Syrian refugee, Aslan, and his dog, Rose. According to video posted to Facebook by the UN High Council for Refugees, Aslan fled Damascus, traveling over 300 miles on foot as part of his journey to the Greek island of Lesbos. Told repeatedly he could not bring Rose, he refused to be separated from the dog. He even made Rose her own passport Read more…

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A Syrian refugee boy and his puppy cling to hope amid the crisis