Syrian Kurdish Refugees walk their belongings into Turkey

The Total Number Of People Displaced Worldwide Hit A Record In 2016

The total of those displaced from their homes worldwide in 2016 was about 300,000 more than in 2015, according to a U.N. refugee agency report.

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Otto Warmbier with his family.
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1:17Theresa May and Emmanuel Macron
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US College Student Otto Warmbier Has Been Released From North Korea

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