Photographer Interviews

Elena Dorfman’s Multimedia Exhibition Focuses on Syria’s Teen Refugees

September 17, 2015

By Dzana Tsomondo


Farman, 20, lives in the Domiz refugee camp in Kurdistan, which is now home to more than 50,000 Kurdish refugees.

As the Syrian Civil War continues into its fifth year, the statistical measurements of human misery grow apace. According to the United Nations, 220,000 people had been killed as of January 2015, and 130,000 more were declared “missing/captured.” Nearly 4 million Syrians have fled the country, while an estimated 7.5 million citizens have been internally displaced. With the conflict showing...

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