Youngest Refugees Bear Brunt of Syrian War Woes

  • Syrian refugee Kutana al-Hamadi, 24, tends to her son Almunzir, 7 months, covered with a mosquito net, whom she claims is suffering from malnutrition, at their tent in an informal tented settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan. |AP
  • A Syrian refugee girl sits with her mother while cooking on a fire inside their tent at an informal tented settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan. |AP
  • Syrian refugee infant Mohammed Ali, 43 days, sleeps inside a mosquito net at his family's tent at an informal tented settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan. |AP
  • Syrian refugee Wazeera Elaiwi, 29, breast-feeds her newly born son Mohammed, 43 days, inside her tent at an informal settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan. |AP
  • Syrian refugee Eidah Hassoun, 36, sits with her children inside their tent at an informal tented settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan. |AP
  • A Syrian refugee girl holds her younger sister while her mother, right, washes clothes inside their tent at an informal settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan. |AP
  • Syrian refugee Joriya Hatem, 20, bathes her son Mahmoud, 1, in a bucket inside their tent at an informal tented settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan. |AP
  • A Syrian refugee woman sits on the ground next to her infant suffering from a high temperature due to an infection in her throat, outside their tent at an informal settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan. |AP
  • Syrian refugee Naela Mohammed, 31, changes the clothes of her daughter Asmahan, 4 months, at their tent in an informal tented settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan. |AP
  • a Syrian refugee boy drinks water from a tube at an informal tented settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan. |AP
  • Syrian refugee child, 4-month-old Marwa al-Hassan, her face covered with flies, sleeps on the ground outside her family's tent to avoid the heat trapped inside, at an informal tented settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan.
  • More than 10,000 children have died in Syria's four-year conflict, while over 2.8 million in and out of the country don’t go to school, according to the U.N. children's agency, UNICEF. |AP