This map shows how many Syrian refugees have entered into surrounding countries. It is estimated that a total of million people have died in the civil war in Syria. Almost 2 million people have fled to Turkey in search of safety.
Displaced people from the minority Yazidi sect, who fled the violence in the Iraqi town of Sinjar, wait to board a bus to re-enter Iraqi Kurdistan from Syria, at Nowruz refugee camp in Qamishli , Kurdistan.
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hawamisch: “fnhfal: “War in Syria ” This isn’t just “War in Syria”. This is the mass exodus of people from Yarmouk, a Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus that has been under siege by the Assad government and military since Yarmouk, where ISIS.
"I'm not talking about taking [in refugees] on a permanent basis," Kerry said. "We have huge refugee camps in Jordan, in Lebanon. They're spread more in the population. In Turkey, we have refugee camps. It may be that we have to set up some sort of refugee camp structure for the time being in order to deal with it."
Families are exhausted after a long journey from Syria. In Tovarnik, Croatia, near the Serbian border, a mother holds on to her child while waiting to board a train to Hungary. Police separate families with children and single men into different wagons.
The Syrian Refugee Crisis Is a Result of the USA's Foreign Policy. The devastation seen in this image was caused by America under W. Conservatives are screaming because Obama says he'll take in refugees. Meanwhile, Germany will take refugees.
A Syrian refugee holds onto his children as he struggles to walk off a dinghy on the Greek island of Lesbos, after crossing a part of the Aegean Sea from Turkey to Lesbos September REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
This map tracks the travels Syrian refugees. There are triangles which represent the most populated places that refugees flee too. Many are on the boarder of Syria and other countries because they cannot make it further inland because they are stopped.