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At least 500,000 people have been killed in the Syrian war. The exact number is unknown.
12 million Syrians—more than half the country’s prewar population—have been displaced, including 5.6 million refugees.
In 2016, the United States admitted 15,479 Syrian refugees. In 2018, it admitted 41.
November 8. 2016 - Palestinian fighters open a curtain against snipers of Daesh and Al-Nusra at the front in Yarmouk, Damascus, Syria.