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Syria drought

A mans puts his hand in dried earth in the parched region of Raqqa province in eastern Syria in 2010. Lack of rain and mismanagement of the land and water resources have forced up to half of million people to flee the region in one of Syria's largest internal migrations since 1920.


REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

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Tagged: AsiaSyriaMiddle EastJay FamiglietteMarco Werman.