UNICEF: Syria orphanages targeted in ongoing war

The UN children's agency, UNICEF, estimates that six million children have been affected by the war in Syria

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    The UN children's agency, UNICEF, estimates that six million children have been affected by the war in Syria.

    An unknown number have been made orphans in the conflict.

    UNICEF says orphanages across the country are struggling to cope and have been targeted in the fighting.

    Al Jazeera's Imtiaz Tyab reports.


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