SYRIA Explained

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Everything you need to know about Syria explained in 10 minutes.

From the civil war that has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives, to the world’s worst refugee crisis since WW2, here’s what you need to know about what really happened in Syria and made it what it is today.

 

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