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Classes Resume in War-Torn Kobani

With Syria in its fifth year of conflict, most of the norms of prewar life are gone. Many schools, clinics and other social services have long been shuttered or bombed. But in the aftermath of fighting in Kobani, residents who had fled to safety are returning, and some teachers are doing their best to get education back on track. Few places in Syria offer hope.  The Matry Osman school in war-battered Kobani is a rare exception. Three months after Islamic State militants were...

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