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Civilians caught in the Turkish assault in Syria

Displaced Kurdish babies, who fled violence with her families after a Turkish offensive in northeastern Syria, sleep in a class at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurdish babies, who fled violence with her families after a Turkish offensive in northeastern Syria, sleep in a class at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurdish babies, who fled violence with her families after a Turkish offensive in northeastern Syria, sleep in a class at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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Displaced Kurdish and Arab families sit at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurdish and Arab families sit at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurdish and Arab families sit at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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A displaced Kurdish woman gives her children a shower at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

A displaced Kurdish woman gives her children a shower at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

A displaced Kurdish woman gives her children a shower at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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A displaced Kurdish boy plays at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

A displaced Kurdish boy plays at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

A displaced Kurdish boy plays at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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Displaced Kurdish children sit in a class roome at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurdish children sit in a class roome at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurdish children sit in a class roome at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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A Syrian displaced girl looks on at Bardarash refugee camp on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

A Syrian displaced girl looks on at Bardarash refugee camp on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

A Syrian displaced girl looks on at Bardarash refugee camp on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal
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A displaced Kurdish girl sits in a class at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

A displaced Kurdish girl sits in a class at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

A displaced Kurdish girl sits in a class at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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Displaced Kurdish children play in a class at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurdish children play in a class at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurdish children play in a class at a public school used as shelter where they live now in Hasakah, Syria, October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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A woman with a baby sits at a back of a truck as they flee Ras al Ain town, Syria October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Rodi Said

A woman with a baby sits at a back of a truck as they flee Ras al Ain town, Syria October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Rodi Said

A woman with a baby sits at a back of a truck as they flee Ras al Ain town, Syria October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Rodi Said
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A wounded girl cries in the town of Tal Abyad, Syria October 20, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A wounded girl cries in the town of Tal Abyad, Syria October 20, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A wounded girl cries in the town of Tal Abyad, Syria October 20, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Displaced Kurds stuck at a border after a Turkish offensive in northeastern Syria, wait to try cross to the Iraqi side, at the Semalka crossing, next Derik city, Syria, October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurds stuck at a border after a Turkish offensive in northeastern Syria, wait to try cross to the Iraqi side, at the Semalka crossing, next Derik city, Syria, October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurds stuck at a border after a Turkish offensive in northeastern Syria, wait to try cross to the Iraqi side, at the Semalka crossing, next Derik city, Syria, October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighters give bread to civilians in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 15, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighters give bread to civilians in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 15, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighters give bread to civilians in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 15, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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U.N. workers help a Syrian displaced woman, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, upon arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

U.N. workers help a Syrian displaced woman, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, upon arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

U.N. workers help a Syrian displaced woman, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, upon arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal
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People stand in a queue to receive bread from Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighters in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 15, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People stand in a queue to receive bread from Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighters in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 15, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

People stand in a queue to receive bread from Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighters in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 15, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Boys stand at a back of a truck as they flee Ras al Ain town, Syria October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Rodi Said

Boys stand at a back of a truck as they flee Ras al Ain town, Syria October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Rodi Said

Boys stand at a back of a truck as they flee Ras al Ain town, Syria October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Rodi Said
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A boy stands in a damaged kitchen in the town of Akcakale in Sanliurfa province, Turkey, October 11, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A boy stands in a damaged kitchen in the town of Akcakale in Sanliurfa province, Turkey, October 11, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A boy stands in a damaged kitchen in the town of Akcakale in Sanliurfa province, Turkey, October 11, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive in Syria, stand in queue to get their food from Barzani charity at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive in Syria, stand in queue to get their food from Barzani charity at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive in Syria, stand in queue to get their food from Barzani charity at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal
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A Syrian displaced woman, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, is seen sitting in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

A Syrian displaced woman, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, is seen sitting in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

A Syrian displaced woman, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, is seen sitting in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal
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Displaced Kurds stuck at a border after a Turkish offensive in northeastern Syria, wait to try cross to the Iraqi side, at the Semalka crossing, next Derik city, Syria, October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurds stuck at a border after a Turkish offensive in northeastern Syria, wait to try cross to the Iraqi side, at the Semalka crossing, next Derik city, Syria, October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

Displaced Kurds stuck at a border after a Turkish offensive in northeastern Syria, wait to try cross to the Iraqi side, at the Semalka crossing, next Derik city, Syria, October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
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Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, sit in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, sit in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, sit in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal
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A Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighter takes a picture with with children on his mobile phone in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 18, 2019.  REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighter takes a picture with with children on his mobile phone in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighter takes a picture with with children on his mobile phone in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive in Syria, get food from Barzani charity at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive in Syria, get food from Barzani charity at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive in Syria, get food from Barzani charity at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal
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A child is seen in a vehicle with belongings as they flee, in Tel Abyad, Syria October 9, 2019.  REUTERS/Stringer

A child is seen in a vehicle with belongings as they flee, in Tel Abyad, Syria October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer

A child is seen in a vehicle with belongings as they flee, in Tel Abyad, Syria October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer
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Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, sit in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, sit in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, sit in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal
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A Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighter sits on the back of a truck mounted with a weapon in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 16, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighter sits on the back of a truck mounted with a weapon in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 16, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighter sits on the back of a truck mounted with a weapon in the border town of Tal Abyad, Syria, October 16, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Girls stand together as they look to the camera in Ras al Ain town, Syria October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Rodi Said

Girls stand together as they look to the camera in Ras al Ain town, Syria October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Rodi Said

Girls stand together as they look to the camera in Ras al Ain town, Syria October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Rodi Said
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Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, sit in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, sit in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced families, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive against Syria, sit in a bus after arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal
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Syrian displaced boy, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive in Syria, sits on the bus upon arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced boy, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive in Syria, sits on the bus upon arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal

Syrian displaced boy, who fled violence after the Turkish offensive in Syria, sits on the bus upon arrival at a refugee camp in Bardarash on the outskirts of Dohuk, Iraq October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Ari Jalal
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