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Displaced Persons Hits Record High For 2015

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Jeff J Mitchell
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From conflict ridden areas this year she said world leaders of vowed to double the number from last year i record for sixty five million people had been displaced by complex around the world this is the first time the number of migrants has topped sixteen million most of fled to areas within their own countries largely in syria and iraq but about twenty one million refugees have been forced to leave their country's due to conflict or purse occasion nine million people in been displaced by the six year concert in syria lone one more than four million others have fled syria despite the focus on the influx of refugees in european country's eighty six.