A Syrian refugee child eats inside his family’s tent at an informal settlement in Deir al-Ahmar, Bekaa valley, Lebanon, September 16, 2014. REUTERS/Alia Haju

A Palestinian woman makes coffee on a fire outside her makeshift shelter near the ruins of her house, which witnesses said was destroyed during the Israeli offensive, in Al Mughraga village in the south of Gaza City. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Kashmiri people hold a man as he falls from a tractor evacuating flood victims to higher grounds, as they move through a flooded street in Srinagar Sept. 9. The prime ministers of India and Pakistan have offered to help each other in efforts to alleviate flood havoc in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, lowering tension between the rival nations after weeks of army clashes and heated rhetoric. (Adnan Abidi/Reuters)

Injured children rest in a field hospital, after what activists claim were two air strikes by forces loyal to Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad, in Douma, eastern al-Ghouta, near Damascus September 14, 2014. REUTERS/Badra Mamet

Kashmiri children with their belongings sit under an umbrella during rain in Srinagar Sept. 6. Authorities declared a disaster alert in the northern region after heavy rain hit villages across the Kashmir valley. (Danish Ismail/Reuters)

Gaza City, Gaza Strip: Schoolchildren look at a damaged wall at a government school in the Shujai’iya neighbourhood on the first day of the new school year Photograph: Mahmud Hams/AFP/Getty Images

Palestinian pedestrians and a motorcyclist commute along a road between ruins of houses, which witnesses said were damaged or destroyed during the Israeli offensive, in Beit Hanoun town in the northern Gaza Strip September 7, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A vendor sleeps next to bags of onions as he waits for customers at a vegetable wholesale market in Taiyuan, Shanxi province on June 17. China is confident it will hit its growth target of 7.5 percent this year, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday, adding the government was ready to adjust policy to make sure it does. (Jon Woo/Reuters)

A Chinese construction worker sleeps on piping as he takes a break at the building site of a new apartment complex on Aug. 29 in Beijing, China. (Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

Sept. 8, 2014. Medical staff carry James Dorbor, 8, suspected of having Ebola, into a treatment facility in Monrovia, Liberia. The reality and hysteria over Ebola is having a serious economic impact on Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, three nations already at the bottom of global economic and social indicators.DANIEL BEREHULAK—The New York Times