Refugees top 4 million infographic
Graphic shows number of refugees and internally displaced persons


Refugees top 4 million

By Jordi Bou

August 29, 2014 - More than four million Syrians have now fled war and persecution and become refugees in neighbouring countries, making the Syrian conflict the UN refugee agency's worst crisis for almost a quarter of a century. At current rates, UNHCR expects the figure to reach around 4.27 million by the end of 2015.

PUBLISHED: 09/07/2015; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Associated Press
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