Sophia Hoffmann


Sophia Hoffmann is a research fellow at the Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient, Berlin, focused on the international relations of the Middle East.

Articles by this Author
Nowhere to Turn for Mosul's Refugees

In 2006, 30,000 Iraqis arrived in Syria every month, seeking and receiving safe haven from US occupation and sectarian...

Refugee Rights Hit the Wall

I was in Damascus in early 2007 to conduct research on the situation of newly arrived Iraqi refugees when I went looking for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Syria office. I found it in a two-room apartment downtown,...