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Photo of the Week
12 March 2018

Syrian Arab Republic, 2018: Residents watch a United Nations-led humanitarian aid convoy arrive in Eastern Ghouta. UNICEF continues to support Syrian children in need, including nearly 2 million living in besieged and hard-to-reach areas, deprived of their basic rights. The conflict in the Syrian Arab Republic, which began in March 2011, continues to drive the largest refugee crisis in the world, with 5.4 million Syrian refugees registered in the region. Nearly half are children.

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