2016 Photo Contest, People, 3rd prize

Where the Children Sleep


Magnus Wennman

03 March, 2015

Mohammed (13) dreams of being an architect. He used to enjoy walking around Aleppo, looking at houses. Now, many of his favorite buildings have been blown to pieces. He says the strangest thing about war is that you get used to being scared,

Refugee children, on their long journey to a new home, sleep where they can along the route.

About the photographer

Magnus Wennman

Magnus has worked in more than 80 countries, covering everything from the US election to the refugee crisis in Africa, Middle East and Europe. The five-times Photojournalist of ...

Technical information

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45.0 mm

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