Portrait 3rd Place Aileen Devlin/Daily Press

Mohamad Almahdi, 7, poses by a spot of sunlight at the family’s home on Monday, April 3, 2017. The Almahdi moved from ar-Raqqah to the United States in September 2016 after spending four years living at a refugee camp in Jordan. Located in the north eastern part of Syria and seized by militants in late 2013, the city the family once lived, is now the capitol of the Islamic State.

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