Amjad in the library
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The secret library of Darayya

A secret library in Syria is giving hope to residents, who dodge bombs and snipers to collect books for its shelves.

One of the librarians in Darayya is 14-year-old Amjad - he feels safer there than on the streets and access to books means he can continue his education.

Photographs by Malek

  • 28 Jul 2016