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Children react after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad near the Syrian Arab Red Crescent center in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, May 6, 2015. 
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Children react after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad near the Syrian Arab Red Crescent center in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, May 6, 2015. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh

Children react after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad near the Syrian Arab Red Crescent center in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, May 6, 2015. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh
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An injured boy receives medical treatment in a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra

An injured boy receives medical treatment in a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra

An injured boy receives medical treatment in a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra
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Syrian refugee children, mostly from Idlib, but who have been living in Jordan for over two years since fleeing  Syria, are seen in an informal tented settlement in Madaba city, near Amman, March 13, 2015.  REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Syrian refugee children, mostly from Idlib, but who have been living in Jordan for over two years since fleeing Syria, are seen in an informal tented settlement in Madaba city, near Amman, March 13, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Syrian refugee children, mostly from Idlib, but who have been living in Jordan for over two years since fleeing Syria, are seen in an informal tented settlement in Madaba city, near Amman, March 13, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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An internally displaced girl stands at the entrance of her tent in Rihaniyya camp, near the Syrian-Turkish border in Jabal al-Turkman, May 2, 2015.  REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

An internally displaced girl stands at the entrance of her tent in Rihaniyya camp, near the Syrian-Turkish border in Jabal al-Turkman, May 2, 2015. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

An internally displaced girl stands at the entrance of her tent in Rihaniyya camp, near the Syrian-Turkish border in Jabal al-Turkman, May 2, 2015. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Girls who survived what activists said was a ground-to-ground missile attack by forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, hold hands at Aleppo's Bab al-Hadeed district, April 7, 2015. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail

Girls who survived what activists said was a ground-to-ground missile attack by forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, hold hands at Aleppo's Bab al-Hadeed district, April 7, 2015. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail

Girls who survived what activists said was a ground-to-ground missile attack by forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, hold hands at Aleppo's Bab al-Hadeed district, April 7, 2015. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail
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The body of a dead child lies in a field hospital after what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Deraa countryside, May 5, 2015. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir

The body of a dead child lies in a field hospital after what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Deraa countryside, May 5, 2015. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir

The body of a dead child lies in a field hospital after what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Deraa countryside, May 5, 2015. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir
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An injured boy, accompanied by his father, waits inside a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra

An injured boy, accompanied by his father, waits inside a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015....more

An injured boy, accompanied by his father, waits inside a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra
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A woman carrying a child reacts at a damaged site after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's president Bashar al-Assad on a mosque in Idlib city, after rebels took control of the area, April 3, 2015. REUTERS/Ammar Abdallah

A woman carrying a child reacts at a damaged site after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's president Bashar al-Assad on a mosque in Idlib city, after rebels took control of the area, April 3, 2015. REUTERS/Ammar Abdallah

A woman carrying a child reacts at a damaged site after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's president Bashar al-Assad on a mosque in Idlib city, after rebels took control of the area, April 3, 2015. REUTERS/Ammar Abdallah
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A picture lies amidst debris of collapsed buildings after what activists said was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Al-Qatrgi neighbourhood of Aleppo, May 1, 2015. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib

A picture lies amidst debris of collapsed buildings after what activists said was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Al-Qatrgi neighbourhood of Aleppo, May 1, 2015. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib

A picture lies amidst debris of collapsed buildings after what activists said was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Al-Qatrgi neighbourhood of Aleppo, May 1, 2015. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib
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An injured girl lies inside a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra 
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An injured girl lies inside a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra TEMPLATE OUT

An injured girl lies inside a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra TEMPLATE OUT
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Local resident Israa holds her sister Boutol as they make their way through rubble of damaged buildings in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, March 4, 2015. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh

Local resident Israa holds her sister Boutol as they make their way through rubble of damaged buildings in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, March 4, 2015. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh

Local resident Israa holds her sister Boutol as they make their way through rubble of damaged buildings in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, March 4, 2015. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh
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Children that fled Yarmouk camp, now living inside an abandoned school where they seeked refuge, stand beside hanged clothing in the rebel held town of Yalda, south Damascus, April 11, 2015. REUTERS/Moayad Zaghmout

Children that fled Yarmouk camp, now living inside an abandoned school where they seeked refuge, stand beside hanged clothing in the rebel held town of Yalda, south Damascus, April 11, 2015. REUTERS/Moayad Zaghmout

Children that fled Yarmouk camp, now living inside an abandoned school where they seeked refuge, stand beside hanged clothing in the rebel held town of Yalda, south Damascus, April 11, 2015. REUTERS/Moayad Zaghmout
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A woman holds the hands of a girl who survived what activists said was a surface-to-surface missile attack by forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad at Aleppo's Bab al-Hadeed district, April 7, 2015. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail

A woman holds the hands of a girl who survived what activists said was a surface-to-surface missile attack by forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad at Aleppo's Bab al-Hadeed district, April 7, 2015. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail

A woman holds the hands of a girl who survived what activists said was a surface-to-surface missile attack by forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad at Aleppo's Bab al-Hadeed district, April 7, 2015. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail
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A man reacts carrying a dead child after what activists said were airstrikes by warplanes loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Da'el town, north of Daraa, April 19, 2015. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir

A man reacts carrying a dead child after what activists said were airstrikes by warplanes loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Da'el town, north of Daraa, April 19, 2015. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir

A man reacts carrying a dead child after what activists said were airstrikes by warplanes loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Da'el town, north of Daraa, April 19, 2015. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir
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An injured boy reacts in a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, March 13, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra

An injured boy reacts in a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, March 13, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra

An injured boy reacts in a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, March 13, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra
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A boy carries bags of cotton candy for sale as he stands along a street in Maaret al-Naaman town in Idlib province, March 1, 2015. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A boy carries bags of cotton candy for sale as he stands along a street in Maaret al-Naaman town in Idlib province, March 1, 2015. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A boy carries bags of cotton candy for sale as he stands along a street in Maaret al-Naaman town in Idlib province, March 1, 2015. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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A man carries a child at a site hit by what activists say was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in al-Kalaseh neighborhood in Aleppo, April 29, 2015. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

A man carries a child at a site hit by what activists say was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in al-Kalaseh neighborhood in Aleppo, April 29, 2015. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

A man carries a child at a site hit by what activists say was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in al-Kalaseh neighborhood in Aleppo, April 29, 2015. REUTERS/Hosam Katan
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An injured child reacts in a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Douma Eastern Al-Ghouta, near Damascus, March 15, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra

An injured child reacts in a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Douma Eastern Al-Ghouta, near Damascus, March 15, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra

An injured child reacts in a field hospital after what activists said were air strikes by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Douma Eastern Al-Ghouta, near Damascus, March 15, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra
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Residents fearing air strikes by the forces of Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad, flee Idlib city after rebel fighters took control of the area, March 28, 2015. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Residents fearing air strikes by the forces of Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad, flee Idlib city after rebel fighters took control of the area, March 28, 2015. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Residents fearing air strikes by the forces of Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad, flee Idlib city after rebel fighters took control of the area, March 28, 2015. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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A boy that fled Yarmouk camp, now living inside an abandoned school where they sought refuge, sits inside a makeshift classroom in the rebel held town of Yalda, south Damascus, April 11, 2015. REUTERS/Moayad Zaghmout

A boy that fled Yarmouk camp, now living inside an abandoned school where they sought refuge, sits inside a makeshift classroom in the rebel held town of Yalda, south Damascus, April 11, 2015. REUTERS/Moayad Zaghmout

A boy that fled Yarmouk camp, now living inside an abandoned school where they sought refuge, sits inside a makeshift classroom in the rebel held town of Yalda, south Damascus, April 11, 2015. REUTERS/Moayad Zaghmout
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A girl reacts at a site hit by what activists said was a ground-to-ground missile fired by forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad at Aleppo's Bab al-Hadeed district, April 7, 2015. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail

A girl reacts at a site hit by what activists said was a ground-to-ground missile fired by forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad at Aleppo's Bab al-Hadeed district, April 7, 2015. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail

A girl reacts at a site hit by what activists said was a ground-to-ground missile fired by forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad at Aleppo's Bab al-Hadeed district, April 7, 2015. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail
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Children walk beside a painted wall inside Jarmaq school in Yarmouk camp, April 14, 2015. The text on the wall reads in Arabic "It's my right to learn." REUTERS/Moayad Zaghmout

Children walk beside a painted wall inside Jarmaq school in Yarmouk camp, April 14, 2015. The text on the wall reads in Arabic "It's my right to learn." REUTERS/Moayad Zaghmout

Children walk beside a painted wall inside Jarmaq school in Yarmouk camp, April 14, 2015. The text on the wall reads in Arabic "It's my right to learn." REUTERS/Moayad Zaghmout
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Residents inspect the damage from what activists said was due to shelling by warplanes loyal to Syria's president Bashar Al-Assad inside a vegetable market in the al-Maadi neighborhood of Aleppo, April 11, 2015. REUTERS/Rami Zayat

Residents inspect the damage from what activists said was due to shelling by warplanes loyal to Syria's president Bashar Al-Assad inside a vegetable market in the al-Maadi neighborhood of Aleppo, April 11, 2015. REUTERS/Rami Zayat

Residents inspect the damage from what activists said was due to shelling by warplanes loyal to Syria's president Bashar Al-Assad inside a vegetable market in the al-Maadi neighborhood of Aleppo, April 11, 2015. REUTERS/Rami Zayat
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A family mourns the loss of their relatives to what activists say was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Aleppo's al-Fardous district, April 29, 2015. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

A family mourns the loss of their relatives to what activists say was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Aleppo's al-Fardous district, April 29, 2015. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

A family mourns the loss of their relatives to what activists say was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Aleppo's al-Fardous district, April 29, 2015. REUTERS/Hosam Katan
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A Syrian refugee boy from Idlib, who now lives in Jordan after his family fled the violence in Syria, sits in a baby walker in his family's tent at a tented settlement in Madaba city, near Amman, March 13, 2015.  REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

A Syrian refugee boy from Idlib, who now lives in Jordan after his family fled the violence in Syria, sits in a baby walker in his family's tent at a tented settlement in Madaba city, near Amman, March 13, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

A Syrian refugee boy from Idlib, who now lives in Jordan after his family fled the violence in Syria, sits in a baby walker in his family's tent at a tented settlement in Madaba city, near Amman, March 13, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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Syrian refugee children at the Al Zaatari refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria, March 29, 2015.  REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Syrian refugee children at the Al Zaatari refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria, March 29, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Syrian refugee children at the Al Zaatari refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria, March 29, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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An injured boy waits inside a field hospital after what activists said were airstrikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra 
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An injured boy waits inside a field hospital after what activists said were airstrikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra TPX IMAGES OF THE...more

An injured boy waits inside a field hospital after what activists said were airstrikes and shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Douma neighborhood of Damascus, April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Mohammed Badra TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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