Five million Syrians who have fled their war-torn country and are registered as refugees in Syria’s neighboring countries. Half of the pre-war population of 22 million has been uprooted. A quarter has crossed borders in search for safety.
Photographer Pablo Tosco documents the lives of war-weary Syrians and their long trek to safety.
Hundreds of thousands of refugees from Syria have seen another winter descend on the Middle East. For some, this is their fifth year away from home in increasingly difficult living conditions.
Syrian refugees tell incredible stories of flight, nightmarish dilemmas, and hope.
As Europe struggles with a vast tide of refugees, Oxfam urges the US to do a great deal more to help resettle them.
Just because the United States has the buffer of the Atlantic Ocean, doesn’t mean we can’t and shouldn’t do more.