Refugee total from Syria’s civil war passes 3 million mark

GENEVA — The civil war in Syria has forced a record 3 million people out of the country as more than a million people fled in the past year, the U.N. refugee agency said Friday.

“3 million indictments of government brutality, opposition violence and international failure.”

Lebanon hosts 1.14 million Syrian refugees, the single highest concentration. Turkey has 815,000 and Jordan has 608,000.

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