SYRIA REFUGEE CRISIS INFOGRAPHIC: The Syria refugee crisis is the worst humanitarian disaster of this century, but no one is talking about it. Over 12 million people have been affected. Half of the population of Syria has left their homes.
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 2013. Yarmouk, where ISIS is now trying to make theirs. That is the victim of barrel bombs launched by a brutal regime. Fuck you and your war porn. Taking a picture of thousands of people fleeing their homes and haphazardly describing it as “war in Syria”
This map shows how many Syrian refugees have entered into surrounding countries. It is estimated that a total of 4.1 million people have died in the civil war in Syria. Almost 2 million people have fled to Turkey in search of safety.
30 Months of War | Figures You Need To Know About The Ongoing Crisis in Syria | ALSO SEE -> Syrian Civil War: Not Just About Syria ... http://edition.cnn.com/interactive/2013/05/world/map-syria-neighbors/ Questions That Need to be Answered Before Attacking Syria ... http://natepyle.com/questions-that-need-to-be-answered-before-attacking-syria/
Crisis in Syria - A man with bullet wounds in both legs is forced to recover in secret at a home in Saraqib, Idlib Province, Syria, Feb. 14, 2012. The hospitals and clinics there are barely functioning and have few supplies. (Tyler Hicks/The New York Times)
BBC News: The Story of the Syrian Conflict. Pro-democracy protests erupted in March 2011 in the southern city of Deraa after the arrest and torture of some teenagers who painted revolutionary slogans on a school wall. After security forces opened fire on demonstrators, killing several, more took to the streets.