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Posted by UNHCR on Tuesday, December 16, 2014

As the conflict in Syria enters its fifth year, the UN refugee agency UNHCR says Syria is now "the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era".

Unfortunately, the attention of the international community has largely moved on, leaving the populace feeling forgotten. 

This is not only a human rights tragedy but the perfect breeding ground for radicalization for tomorrow. If nothing happens now, we need to live with the consequences of what we have allowed to be sown.