Report: Record Number Of Refugees Flee Syria | Talking Points Memo

Al Jazeera reports that the UN refugee agency has said 100,000 Syrians have fled the nation’s civil war, the highest monthly total since fighting broke out 17 months ago. Approximately 80,000 refugees have reportedly crossed into Turkey since the insurgency began, while Jordan claims it has taken 183,000 Syrians in that time.

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