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Children of Eastern Ghouta 10
Ghouta, Syria
By Yousef Albostany
01 Dec 2013

A young girl is working at her father's food kiosk on the street of Hawa ("Eve" in Arabic) mosque while he went home for lunch. The kiosk sells tomato paste, margarine and jam. Before the war it was a good middle and upper class neighborhood. Today, most people living in the area are on the border of poverty and have to face daily bombardments.

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Children of Eastern Ghouta 3
Ghouta, Syria
By Yousef Albostany
01 Dec 2013

10 year-old Mohammed dropped out from school to work and help his parents and three younger siblings. Everyday, the young boy roams the streets of Duma collecting, wooden doors and furniture from shelled houses as well as material like nylon for his mom to cook. Mohammed also collects metal or anything that seems valuable and sells it for extra money. His father has been working as a porter since he lost his job at a bakery five months ago. All bakeries in Eastern Ghoutta have shut down because of the siege. Mohammad says he is proud of what he does and does not feel humiliated from working in the rubble.

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Children of Eastern Ghouta 8
Ghouta, Syria
By Yousef Albostany
01 Dec 2013

A father climbs over a three meters high pile of rubble with his four year-old daughter to reach his house. When asked what he was doing, the father said he had just taken his daughter for a walk around the block to get some fresh air.

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Children of Eastern Ghouta 5
Ghouta, Syria
By Yousef Albostany
01 Dec 2013

Three children are playing in a building that used to host restaurants. The building was destroyed by rocket shelling and has now become a dumpster.

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Children of Eastern Ghouta 11
Ghouta, Syria
By Yousef Albostany
01 Dec 2013

Three children are walking in an empty street in the Hijjareya neighborhood of Ghouta. This rebel held area is located next to Al Wafedeen camp that is held by the Syrian regime and has been the target of heavy clashes between both parties. When asked what they are doing in the street, the children simply said their mother has sent them out to buy groceries.

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Children of Eastern Ghouta 7
Ghouta, Syria
By Yousef Albostany
01 Dec 2013

The kids are playing around over demolished houses. More than 50 houses were completely demolished by a bombardment of 4 rockets.

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Syrian children play in destroyed sch...
Aleppo
By Jean Carrere
27 Nov 2013

Syrian children play in the ravaged playground of what used to be their school. The school was targeted by airstrikes several times since the war broke in Aleppo, and was hit by an airstrike yet again on 29/11. The school stands only a few blocks away from the Dar al-Shifaa hospital, which was fully destroyed by another airstrike on 22/11.

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Khiam Detention Center
Khiam, Lebanon
By lukas.goga
08 Oct 2013

Khiam Detention Center was a prison camp during Lebanese civil war in 80´s and 90´s. After withdrawal of Israeli army from Southern Lebanon in May 2000 the camp was preserved in the condition it was abandoned. It became a museum of Lebanese resistance. During the 2006 summer conflict between Israel and Lebanon it was destroyed by Israeli Air Force.

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Syria Today by Hamza Abozeid
Syria
By Transterra Editor
07 Oct 2013

Photos of Syria covering Maskah and Ar Raqqah

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Zeyad, instant smile and a passion fo...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

Zeyad is an engineering student who couldn't continue his study because of the events in the country and chose to volunteer with the Ahrar Al Sham Islamic movement, he is aiming to continue his education and gain his degree in engineering after the war ends, only God knows when!

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One day it was a class room!
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The first lesson in the reading class is:
Dad died, mum died, Bassem died, Rabab died.

أول درس في كتاب القراءة : مات بابا ماتت ماما مات باسم ماتت رباب

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A school bombed by the regime, Ar Raq...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

A school bombed by the airplanes of Al Asad regime, many schools have been bombed since the beginning of the revolution and so the study was stopped for two years.

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Ammo, What are you filming?
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The kid stopped to ask us about what we are filming when we were taking photos of his school which was bombed by Al Asad regime two days earlier.

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Dr.Adnan - from death evolves life
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

A clinic still operating under a bombed house in Ar Raqqah.

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Hope ...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

You can bomb my school, destroy my house but you will never kill my freedom ...
A kid standing over the pile of his neighbours house which was bombed earlier.

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How to create a dictator!
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The photo is for one of the booklets which has words of Syria's president Al Asad distributed to teachers in schools, the booklet is mixed with the pile of one of the bombed schools in Raqqah.

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A kid scared of being photographed ..
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

A sneaked photo for a kid, the kid was scared of been photographed, Al Asad regime killed and tortured many kids.

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One day it was a class room!
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The first lesson in reading class is:
Dad died, mum died, Bassem died, Rabab diead!

أول درس في كتاب القراءة : مات بابا ماتت ماما مات باسم ماتت رباب

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One day students were walking these s...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

Photo was taken in one of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah, the city has many bombed schools.

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One of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The air planes have targeted schools and not the headquarters of the resisting rebels!
The mayor office/palace was near by and it was not touched.

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One of the headquarters of the politi...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The political security was one of the most terrible bodies of the regime where lots of torture used to take place.

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School book cover
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The photo is taken for a school book cover in the pile of one of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah

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School books from the pile
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

Photo is taken at one of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah.

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School remnants
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The school was destroyed, but the children learned a lesson; to live with dignity and stand for truth, photo is taken at on of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah.

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School yard
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

One of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah, the city has several bombed schools, one of them was bombed two days before taking this photo, 15 civilians were killed, 10 boy, 3 girls, an office boy and another civilian who was passing by.

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Feeding the hospital stuff the injure...
Maskanah, Syria
By Hamza Abozeid
30 Sep 2013

In one of the hospitals a boy who used to volunteer there was brought dead to the same hospital after being injured in a bomb on the city.The photo was taken in a field hospital in Maskanah

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Syrian rebels check point
Maskanah, Syria
By Hamza Abozeid
30 Sep 2013

Locals organized themselves into troops and teams to free their cities and later to protect it from the regime, the check point is for one of the Islamic rebel movements called: Ahrar Al Sham.

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Hospital guard
Maskanah, Syria
By Hamza Abozeid
30 Sep 2013

The rebels started taking charge of running the freed cities from the regime, safety was on top of their priorities, the photo is for a soldier from Ahrar Al Sham movement who is protecting the field hospital.

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This is war ...
Maskanah, Syria
By Hamza Abozeid
30 Sep 2013

It is a war for freedom and dignity, the photo is for one of the members of the Ahrar Al Sham movement at a check point.

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Burned Churches of Minya
Al Minya, Egypt
By Daniel Van Moll
27 Aug 2013

Burned remains inside the coptic Prince Tadros church in Al Minya, Egypt, allegedly 500 people rushed to on August 14th around noon, throwing Molotov cocktails and gas bombs. Three church workers were trapped in the church until the morning of August 15th. (Al Minya, Egypt)

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Israeli Forces demolish Al Araqib for...
Al araqib, Israel
By Elo B
26 Aug 2013

Al-Araqib, an unrecognized village of the Al-Turi Arab Bedouin tribe (8 km north of Beersheba), was demolished for the 54th times since July 2010. Israel Land Administration inspectors and some 40 riot police officers stormed the village and 2 bulldozers knocked down three shacks.

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Destruction of homs 17
Homs
By yazan1985
17 Aug 2013

Remains of the Church of Lady Peace in the Hamidiya neighborhood of Homs after air strikes by the Syrian regime. Homs, Syria

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Destruction of homs 16
Homs
By yazan1985
13 Jul 2013

Destruction of the Al Qarabees mosque in Al Qarabees neighborhood in Homs as a result of airstrikes by the Syrian Regime. Homs, Syria

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Inside 969 Movement 25
By Ruom
22 Jun 2013

June 16, 2013
Yangon, Burma

Young Buddhist nuns board the ferry crossing the Hlaing river over to downtown Yangon.

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Inside 969 Movement 29
By Ruom
20 Jun 2013

June 17, 2013
Mawlamyine, Burma

Thaddhamma, one of the leaders of the 969 movement, teaches a group of business men, from Yangons biggest whole sale market, about patriotism and Buddhism.