A young migrant runs after a ball in the street of Via Cupa outside the former Baobab migrants reception centre next to the Tiburtina train station in Rome
A migrant girl sleeps under a mosquito net outside the former international airport in Athens, currently used as a temporary camp for migrants and refugees
Afghan children carry cans at a brick factory on the outskirts of Jalalabad
A child who received fake medication from a drug-making ring is revaccinated by government healthcare workers at a clinic in East Jakarta, Indonesia, on Monday
A boy sits on a bus as he waits to be transferred to a reception centre during an evacuation operation by Greek police forces of the makeshift camp at the Greek-Macedonian border, near the village of Idomeni, on today.
An Indian girl studies by candle light in a slum area without electric power in Phillaur, around 50 km from Jalandhar. India’s government will work to ensure all the country’s villages have electricity within two years, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, as he presented the annual budget on Monday
A wounded boy at a hospital after he was injured in ongoing conflict, in Sana’a, Yemen
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A child climbs through a fence inside the former compound of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in the half-emptied village of Leer, South Sudan.
A child sits on the ground and listens to U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speak to supporters during a campaign rally in Manchester, New Hampshire
A Palestinian refugee girl poses for a photograph outside her family’s small house during cold weather on a rainy day in Gaza City
Syrian refugee Bissan Alabdullah, smiles while standing next to her family’s laundry outside their tent at an informal tented settlement near the Syrian border on the outskirts of Mafraq, Jordan, Wednesday
A child from the Abu Sleiman family has a lunch at his house in the Syrian town of Beit Nayem, in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus
A Pakistani health worker administers polio drops to a young girl during a polio vaccination campaign in Karachi on Monday
A child looks at window cleaners work while dressed in sheep and monkey costumes, denoting animal signs of the Chinese zodiac calendar, during an event marking the upcoming end of the year at a hotel in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday
A man carrying a baby cries after crossing the Greek-Macedonian border with other migrants and refugees, near the town of Gevgelija. Macedonia has restricted passage to northern Europe to only Syrians, Iraqis and Afghans who are considered war refugees. All other nationalities are deemed economic migrants and told to turn back. Over 1,500 people are stuck on the border
A migrant carries her child after crossing the border from Greece into Macedonia, near Gevgelija, Macedonia on Friday
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An Afghan refugee girl peers through the curtain of her temporary home on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan today.
A Syrian child reacts as he receives first aid in a field hospital following an airstrike by forces loyal to the Syrian government in the rebel-held area of Douma, Syria
An Egyptian boy watches his father mark his ballot during the final day of the first round of the Egyptian parliamentary elections, at a polling station in Alexandria, Egypt yesterday. Egyptian authorities have given government workers a half-day off Monday in an attempt to bolster low turnout in the country’s parliamentary election. The government has not released turnout figures for voting on Sunday.
A man opens a drink to a child as they stand before a display board at the entrance to a park in Beijing