Iraqi officials distribute water to Syrian refugees as they cross into Iraq at the Peshkhabour border point in Dahuk, on August 20, 2013. Around 30,000 Syrians, the vast majority of them Kurds, fled the region over a five-day stretch and crossed the border to the self-ruled Kurdish region of northern Iraq.
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“I tie scarves around my boys’ bellies at night so they don’t wake up crying from stomach aches because they are hungry,” says Fatmeh, a Syrian refugee in Lebanon. “I know the world has forgotten us; we’re too much of a burden. They’ve given up on us too.” (1 July 2015, Photo: WFP/Dina El Kassaby)