Fleeing for Freedom
Important information about refugees
- Refugees are people who must leave their country to get away from war, natural disasters or persecution for their safety and flee to other countries but most of the time they have nowhere to go.
- There are 47,000,000 million refugees worldwide today, that is the most there has ever been in history.
- The Middle Eastern countries consisting of Iran, Iraq, Syria, etc. have 30,000,000 of the refugees, that is 64%!
- There are 630,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon, that is 25% of their population.
- There are 21 countries with at least. 250, 000 refugees.