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Friday, June 20, 2014 - 12:36pm

Syrian War Sparks A Spike In Worldwide Level Of Displaced People

Updated: 1 year ago.

On World Refugee Day, the United Nations' refugee agency is reporting that the number of people forcibly displaced from their homes grew to more than 50 million a level unseen since World War II. Over half of those who have been displaced are children. For more on the rise, Robert Siegel speaks with Antonio Guterres, the UN high commissioner for refugees.

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