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These Are The Toys That Refugees Around The World Play With

Despite their hardships and traumas, kids will always be kids.

Posted on June 20, 2018, at 11:26 a.m. ET

Rohingya migrant Hubaib, 3, whose mother was killed in Myanmar before he fled to Bangladesh with his family, holds a red ball at the Balukhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar on Nov. 30, 2017.
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Rohingya migrant Hubaib, 3, whose mother was killed in Myanmar before he fled to Bangladesh with his family, holds a red ball at the Balukhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar on Nov. 30, 2017.

An Afghan refugee girl gives a stuffed toy to her friend on Valentine's Day in the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, on Feb. 14, 2014.
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An Afghan refugee girl gives a stuffed toy to her friend on Valentine's Day in the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, on Feb. 14, 2014.

A Congolese girl, displaced by fighting in North Kivu, holds a doll at the child-friendly space within the Mugunga III camp for the internally displaced people near Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Aug. 7, 2013.
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A Congolese girl, displaced by fighting in North Kivu, holds a doll at the child-friendly space within the Mugunga III camp for the internally displaced people near Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Aug. 7, 2013.

Refugee children play with a stuffed toy at a makeshift camp at the Greece–Macedonia border near the village of Idomeni, Greece, on March 15, 2016.
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Refugee children play with a stuffed toy at a makeshift camp at the Greece–Macedonia border near the village of Idomeni, Greece, on March 15, 2016.

Rohingya migrant Halima Khatun, 6, holds a whistle and a razor blade that she uses as toys at the Shamlapur refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Dec. 1, 2017.
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Rohingya migrant Halima Khatun, 6, holds a whistle and a razor blade that she uses as toys at the Shamlapur refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Dec. 1, 2017.

A boy holds a toy gun while his parents take part in the "Migrant Via Crucis" caravan toward the United States, April 7, 2018.
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A boy holds a toy gun while his parents take part in the "Migrant Via Crucis" caravan toward the United States, April 7, 2018.

A migrant girl holds a Bart Simpson doll after disembarking from the Eleftherios Venizelos passenger ship at the Port of Piraeus, Greece, on Sept. 10, 2015.
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A migrant girl holds a Bart Simpson doll after disembarking from the Eleftherios Venizelos passenger ship at the Port of Piraeus, Greece, on Sept. 10, 2015.

Rohingya migrant Mohammad Sadek, 5, holds a plastic fidget spinner that he found discarded at the Thankhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Dec. 2, 2017.
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Rohingya migrant Mohammad Sadek, 5, holds a plastic fidget spinner that he found discarded at the Thankhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Dec. 2, 2017.

A migrant child rides a scooter at a temporary shelter in Hanau, Germany, on Sept. 18, 2015.
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A migrant child rides a scooter at a temporary shelter in Hanau, Germany, on Sept. 18, 2015.

A child plays with a small toy car made out of a sardine can in Rann, Nigeria, on July 29, 2017.
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A child plays with a small toy car made out of a sardine can in Rann, Nigeria, on July 29, 2017.

A boy plays with his toy truck at a makeshift camp for refugees and migrants at the Port of Piraeus, Greece, on March 24, 2016.
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A boy plays with his toy truck at a makeshift camp for refugees and migrants at the Port of Piraeus, Greece, on March 24, 2016.

Rohingya migrant Mohhamad Hussein, 10, holds a discarded syringe that he was playing with at the Thankhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Dec. 2, 2017.
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Rohingya migrant Mohhamad Hussein, 10, holds a discarded syringe that he was playing with at the Thankhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Dec. 2, 2017.

A child rides a toy bike as migrants rest at a temporary shelter in Hanau, Germany, on Sept. 24, 2015.
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A child rides a toy bike as migrants rest at a temporary shelter in Hanau, Germany, on Sept. 24, 2015.

A girl plays with a doll at a makeshift camp for refugees and migrants at the Greece–Macedonia border near the village of Idomeni, Greece, on May 11, 2016.
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A girl plays with a doll at a makeshift camp for refugees and migrants at the Greece–Macedonia border near the village of Idomeni, Greece, on May 11, 2016.

Rohingya migrant Mohammad Arafath, 4, holds a mini toy trumpet at the Thankhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Dec. 2, 2017.
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Rohingya migrant Mohammad Arafath, 4, holds a mini toy trumpet at the Thankhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Dec. 2, 2017.

A South Sudanese refugee boy carries his toy truck, made from plastic containers and bottle tops, at the Imvepi reception center in northern Uganda, June 9, 2017.
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A South Sudanese refugee boy carries his toy truck, made from plastic containers and bottle tops, at the Imvepi reception center in northern Uganda, June 9, 2017.

A Kurdish refugee girl from the Syrian town of Kobanî holds a toy in front of her tent at a refugee camp in Suruç, Turkey, on Nov. 24, 2014.
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A Kurdish refugee girl from the Syrian town of Kobanî holds a toy in front of her tent at a refugee camp in Suruç, Turkey, on Nov. 24, 2014.

Rohingya migrant Abdul Hafez, 5, holds bottle tops that he uses to play a game called "Medakhela" at the Thankhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Dec. 2, 2017.
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Rohingya migrant Abdul Hafez, 5, holds bottle tops that he uses to play a game called "Medakhela" at the Thankhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Dec. 2, 2017.

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