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Aleppo, Syria

Nov. 30, 2016. A Syrian boy sits next to bodies after artillery fire struck the Jub al-Quba district in Aleppo. Syrian activists estimate that at least 21 people were killed in an artillery barrage on a housing area for people displaced in rebel-held eastern Aleppo. (Photo: Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP, 2016). This photo is licensed.
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