#WorldRefugeeDay: Recognizing the plight of the world's refugees

June 20, 2016 5:42 PM

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#WorldRefugeeDay: Recognizing the plight of the world's refugees

Organizations, communities and leaders from around the world are recognizing Monday, June 20, as World Refugee Day.

The global observance comes at a crucial time after a record-breaking 65.3 million people were displaced from their homes by the end of 2015, according to a report released by the United Nations on Monday.

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