More than two million Syrians have now fled their war-ravaged country, the UN refugee agency said Tuesday, lamenting the nearly 10-fold increase from a year ago.
Syrian refugees arrive in Turkey on August 31, 2013. The UN's refugee agency estimates two million people have fled the country -- a ten-fold rise on September 2012
"Syria is haemorrhaging women, children and men who cross borders often with little more than the clothes on their backs," the UNHCR said in a statement, pointing out that on September 3, 2012, it had registered just 230,671 Syrian refugees.
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