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This Video From Syria Will Break Your Heart

A father is reunited with his son, a rare moment of heart-wrenching joy in the midst of a conflict marked by unspeakable cruelty.

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The images of children killed in a chemical attack shocked the world. The UN says half of the two million refugees from the years-long conflict are children. Here, a young boy is reunited with his father.

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