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Puddle jumper, by Omar Chatriwala.
A young girl jumps over a small puddle of water as a boy looks on at the Lichtenstein Castle near Stuttgart, Germany.
We’re children, by Omar Chatriwala.
Kids running at the grounds of Lichtenstein Castle near Stuttgart, Germany.
Heading home on Flickr.
A group of kids exit the women’s centre in Jerash Palestinian Refugee Camp, Jordan.
Hint of a smile on Flickr.
A Palestinian boy poses for a photo after school in Jarash refugee camp about an hour north of Amman in Jordan.
Boys of Jarash on Flickr.
Kids walk on the main thoroughfare of the Jarash Palestinian refugee camp in Jordan as school gets out around midday.
Somewhat wary on Flickr.
A boy looks on in Jarash Camp in Jordan, which is for refugees from the Gaza Strip.
Smiling in Jarash on Flickr.
An eight-year-old girl in Jarash Palestinian refugee camp (north of Amman, Jordan) was posing for a picture when the six-year-old girl behind her jumped into the shot.
“Saa warni, saa warni” on Flickr.
“Take my picture, take my picture!” every child would run after me yelling as I walked around the Jerash Gaza refugee camp north of Amman, Jordan