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(Photo courtesy UNHCR/Shawn Baldwin) People make their way through the informal settlement in Dalhamiyeh where Aya's family lives in the Bekaa Valley, Lebanon, Tuesday, July 30, 2013. The settlement contains 128 tents and over 1,000 people.

One millionth child refugee flees Syria

On Friday, Aug. 23, the United Nations said the one millionth child

refugee left Syria, in a sad milestone nearly two and a half years since

conflict there started. These photos, from a camp in Jordan, are from

the UN's High Commissioner on Refugees.

Read more about the children's stories: As One Million Child Refugees Flee Syria, a Glimpse into Their Lives