The Seattle Times

Mohammad Hannon / The Associated Press

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

In Syria’s south, fears of a new humanitarian crisis

Young Syrian refugees fill up their water jugs at Zaatari refugee camp, near the Syrian border, in Mafraq, Jordan, on Tuesday. Zaatari is home to about 120,000 Syrians who fled the nearly three-year civil war still gripping the nation.