Syria is currently the world’s top source country for refugees, recently overtaking Afghanistan. There are currently 4.12 million registered Syrian refugees. On average, one in four refugees is Syrian and 95% are located in surrounding countries in the region. (UNHCR)
Learn more about the Refugee crisis by watching this short video made by Kurzgesagt, a Munich-based design studio.
Photo by: US State Department, "A close-up view of the Za'atri camp in Jordan for Syrian refugees as seen on July 18, 2013, from a helicopter carrying U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh." Public domain, 18 July 2013, 03:13:09.