Current Event Connection: Syrian Refugee Crisis ‘Spirals Out of Control’

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Syrian Refugee Crisis ‘Spirals Out of Control’
This article outlines the crisis facing families fleeing Syria’s civil war, as well as humanitarian aid agencies and neighboring governments absorbing more than a million refugees.

Syria has traditionally been a destination for refugees, not their origin.1-Page Map by National Geographic Maps

Syria has traditionally been a destination for refugees, not their origin.
1-Page Map by National Geographic Maps

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Note: We’re experimenting with a new feature here on the NG Education Blog. “Current Event Connection” posts will connect educators with news stories and relevant discussion ideas featuring content from the NG Education website. 

 

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