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Life In The War-Torn Syrian Town Of Kobani

In 2015, Czech photojournalist ‚ÄčLenka Klicperova visited the Syrian city of Kobani, which was destroyed by the civil war. She found those who had stayed or returned from Turkey eager to rebuild their homes, but with no support and the threat of Islamic State millitants never far away, that dream seems impossible.
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Jalal Misto in front of his destroyed home.
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Jalal Misto in front of his destroyed home.

Children in Kobani try to help their parents clean the ruins left of their homes.
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Children in Kobani try to help their parents clean the ruins left of their homes.

During the fighting there have been explosions so forceful they lifted cars from the street to rooftops.
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During the fighting there have been explosions so forceful they lifted cars from the street to rooftops.

A group of women sipping tea at the top of Kobani Hill. The women live in a tent city next to their destroyed homes.
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A group of women sipping tea at the top of Kobani Hill. The women live in a tent city next to their destroyed homes.

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