World Refugee Day: History's worst refugee crises
Wherever war goes, displacement follows
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War is hell, and always leaves destruction in its wake. Throughout history, ordinary people have been driven out of their homes and forced to go on long, often treacherous journeys in search of safety and asylum. These citizens are victims of situations largely out of their control, and typically receive little outside help. But their stories are important to listen to, and the more we understand about past crises, the more we can do to help the victims of today.
Read on to learn more about the worst refugee crises in history.
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