Water way to keep cool

An internally displaced Syrian boy pouring water on his head to cool off in Jrzinaz camp, in the southern part of Idlib, Syria, this week. Temperatures have been creeping upwards in recent days, with the maximum expected to hit about 40 deg C today.
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An internally displaced Syrian boy pouring water on his head to cool off in Jrzinaz camp, in the southern part of Idlib, Syria, this week.

Temperatures have been creeping upwards in recent days, with the maximum expected to hit about 40 deg C today.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 24, 2016, with the headline 'Water way to keep cool'. Print Edition | Subscribe