Mohammed Abed/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    Hossam Bari, 29, stands in a mini-market in the Jordanian capital Amman, Oct. 25, 2013. Bari arrived in Amman with his wife 21 months ago after fleeing the violence from the Syrian city of Homs. He currently lives in Amman with relatives and works in a grocery shop.
    Khalil Mazraawi/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    Fawzi Khalid Shabbir, 64, participates in a rally in front of United Nations Relief and Work Agency (UNRWA) in Gaza City, Oct. 28 , 2013. Shabbir left his native Syria with his wife and three children in October 2012. He left Damascus by plane to Cairo then crossed into the Gaza Strip through the Rafah crossing terminal. He currently has no work and lives on assistance provided by friends.
    Mohammed Abed/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    Syrian refugee Yussef al-Talha, 29, who worked as a computer technician in Deraa in southern Syria, poses with his family, son Mohamed, 5, wife Reem al-Sawaa, 28, son Khaled, 1, daughter Asma, 12, and daughter Shayma, 8, at their home in the Helwaan district of the Egyptian capital of Cairo on Nov. 1, 2013
    Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    Farman Rashi, a 21-year-old Syrian man from the town of Raqa, poses in a bakery where he currently works in the northern Iraqi city of Arbil, Nov. 2, 2013. Rashi arrived in Iraq in February 2013.
    Safin Hamed/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    Fatma, 11, a Syrian refugee originally from Aleppo?s Ferdus neighborhood, sells flowers on the street in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli, Oct. 25, 2013. Fatma, who fled her hometown, lives with her family in a single room. She goes to school during the day and sells flowers to help her parents pay the rent.
    Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    Syrian children Abdel Samad, right, 9, and his brother Khaled Hosrmon, 11, from Tikh (Idlib province), pose near waterpipes they serve to clients in a seaside cafe in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli, Oct. 25, 2013. The brothers fled Syria with their siblings after their house was hit by a bomb.
    Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    A Syrian patient, who was wounded in the ongoing violence in his country and does not want to be identified, covers his face as he sits on a hospital bed at Ziv hospital, in the Israeli town of Safed, Oct. 31, 2013. He was transported by the Israeli army through the Quneitra ceasefire line crossing on the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights.
    Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    Zeynep Abdullah, a 14-year-old blind girl, poses for a picture in a park where she lives with her family, Nov. 3, 2013, in Istanbul, Turkey. Zeynep said she is on a wait list for a medical operation to recover her vision.
    Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    Syrian refugee Mohammed Halifi, a 43-year-old electrician from Aleppo, poses for a photo with his son, Oct. 31, 2013, at the recently opened shelter in a former army barrack in the Bulgarian town of Harmanli.
    Dimitar Dilkoff/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    Haidar Ahmed Halo, a 48-year-old Syrian Kurd refugee from Afrin who used to work as an electrician, poses for a photo with his family, Oct. 24, 2013, at the recently opened Vrazhdebna shelter, a former school that now houses some 380 refugees in Sofia.
    Dimitar Dilkoff/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    Fatima, a 45-year-old Syrian refugee from the central city of Homs, flashes her passport in Tangier, Morocco, Oct. 28, 2013. Fatima arrived in Morocco two months ago with her husband and their seven children and lives now with a dozen other Syrian families on the sixth floor of a building along Tangier?s seafront.
    Fadel Senna/AFP/Getty Images
  • Portraits Of Syrian Refugees Around The World

    Syrian refugee Jowan Akkash, 35, poses for a photo in Athens, Oct. 26, 2013. Akkash fled Syria in August 2012 and entered Greece after a five-day trip from the northern border with Turkey, crossing the Evros river. He was working as a journalist in Aleppo and spent five years in a Damascus jail as a political prisoner.
    Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images
Join the Discussion
You are using an outdated version of Internet Explorer. Please click here to upgrade your browser in order to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus