Inside a Syrian oil refinery - in pictures

Portraits and aerial shots provide a stark insight into the life of workers in the rudimentary facility

A rudimentary oil refinery in Syria, and the workers who toil there, are the subject of this striking series of images. They were taken in al-Qahtaniyah in the Kurdish-controlled northeastern Hasakah province, near the border with Turkey.

Updated: November 23rd 2021, 11:34 AM