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Brendan Bannon is a photojournalist on assignment for Polaris Images: Dadaab has become the largest refugee camp in the world, and Kenya’s fourth largest city: people have gathered in makeshift shelters, made of branches and tarps. Religions Du Monde, Cultures Du Monde, World Cultures, Dadaab Refugee Camp, Beautiful World, Beautiful People, People Around The World, Around The Worlds, Somali Refugees

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Before the age of nine percent of girls in South Sudan are wed; Sudanese refugee children are shown standing near tents in a muddy field on July 2012 in Jamam refugee camp Poverty Photography, Baby Carrying, Live News, Worlds Of Fun, New Image, The Guardian, Tents, Refugee Camps, Africa

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July 2012 Yida, South Sudan New arrivals wait in long lines for hours to register with UNHCR at the Yida refugee camp. The population at Yida refugee camp has swollen to well over as the refugees continue to flee from North Sudan. Across The Border, The Daily Beast, New Earth, Rainy Season, Pictures Of The Week, Photo Journal, S Pic, Oppression, Photojournalism

Week in pictures: 30 June - 6 July 2012

News photos from around the world this week.

 officials are warning of a crisis in East Africa caused by a severe drought and fighting in Somalia, where tens of thousands of people — mostly children — have died. Refugee Camps, Horn Of Africa, Somali, The Beautiful Country, East Africa, Celebrities, People, Fashion, Moda

Deepening humanitarian crisis in Somalia

U.N. officials are warning of a crisis in East Africa caused by a severe drought and fighting in Somalia, where tens of thousands of people — mostly children — have died.

A young girl pictured in April does her laundry at the Yida refugee camp in South Sudan. Heavy rains coming soon in Sudan and South Sudan will add to the woes of civilians after a border conflict and civil war forced thousands to flee their homes, aid agencies warn. (Adriane Ohanesian/AFP/File) #Sudan Refugee Camps, Girl Pictures, Laundry, Homes, War, Laundry Room, Houses, Girl Pics, Home

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A young girl pictured in April does her laundry at the Yida refugee camp in South Sudan. Heavy rains coming soon in Sudan and South Sudan will add to the woes of civilians after a border conflict and civil war forced thousands to flee their homes, aid agencies warn. (Adriane Ohanesian/AFP/File) #Sudan

Somalia: No authority to rape! Sign this petition to out issue on the Somali government to STOP the rape of of women by authorities. Laila Ali, Somali Refugees, Native American Proverb, Anthropologie, Half The Sky, National Issues, Across The Border, Pet Adoption, Africa

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A Somali refugee cares for her sick and severely malnourished daughter in MSF’s therapeutic feeding center in a camp in Kenya 2011 © Lynsey Addario/VII Somali Refugees, Refugee Camps, Kenya, Sick, Abs, Daughter, Photos, Women, Faces

A Somali #refugee cares for her sick and severely malnourished daughter in MSF’s therapeutic feeding center in a camp in #Dadaab, #Kenya. Kenya 2011 © Lynsey Addario/VII

Malian refugees at the M'bere refugee camp, near Bassiknou in southern Mauritania, 37 miles from the border with Mali. Conflict between Tuareg rebels and Mali authorities has been ongoing since January sparking a growing humanitarian crisis Refugee Crisis, Refugee Camps, Tuareg People, National Movement, African States, Sick Kids, African Masks, Ivory Coast, African Fabric

Mali refugee crisis - in pictures

Fighting between the Malian army, the Tuareg movement and other armed groups is forcing thousands of people to flee Mali to neighbouring countries including Mauritania

 officials are warning of a crisis in East Africa caused by a severe drought and fighting in Somalia, where tens of thousands of people — mostly children — have died. East Africa, Culture, Refugee Camps, Pictures, Photos, Photo Illustration, Resim, Clip Art

Deepening humanitarian crisis in Somalia

U.N. officials are warning of a crisis in East Africa caused by a severe drought and fighting in Somalia, where tens of thousands of people — mostly children — have died.