TITLE

TAKING REFUGE

PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Newsweek Global;6/27/2014, Vol. 162 Issue 25, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Image
ABSTRACT
A photograph of Iraqi women at a temporary refugee camp in the autonomous region of Kurdistan in northern Iraq is presented.
ACCESSION #
96672215

 

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