Refugees are innocent human beings forced to flee their homes and communities. Facing physical, mental, and emotional trauma, refugees confront amazing obstacles during their escape from persecution and war. The stories of their flight are remarkable.
The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has helped over 34 million refugees rebuild their lives since its inception in 1950.
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