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More than at any time in history, the world is witnessing an increase in forcibly displaced people — those driven from their homes and their countries by civil war, ethnic strife and political oppression.
International leaders and celebrities are speaking out about the global refugee crisis. Here's what they have to say.
Refugees have no choice: they're forced to flee their homes and everything they hold dear. UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie has recorded a special message to remind the world of the struggle refugees face.