White Helmets

Syrian aid group White Helmets receives "Alternative Nobel prize"

The leader of a voluntary Syrian aid group that  assists civilian victims of the country's civil war was honoured Friday with an award often called "the Alternative Nobel prize”.

Syrian aid group White Helmets hails "alternative Nobel" prize win

A group of Syrian volunteers who work to assist civilians amid their country's civil war, often at great personal risk to themselves, were honoured Thursday with a prize that has commonly come to...