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Syrian youth practice parkour amid ruins of war

Photos Logo Photos | Slide 1 of 21: Muhannad al-Kadiri (R),18, and Ibrahim Eid, 16, demonstrate their Parkour skills over a military vehicle in the rebel-held city of Inkhil, west of Deraa, Syria, February 4, 2017. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir SEARCH "PARKOUR" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES.

In the middle of a civil war in their country, young Syrians have transformed war-ravaged streets into parkour playgrounds. Despite lacking equipment – padding to protect against falls, for example, they risk injury to follow their passion. Check out these amazingly agile acrobats!

Pictured: Two practitioners demonstrate their skills as they jump off a tank in Inkhil, on Feb. 4, 2017.

© Alaa Al-Faqir/Reuters
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