More People Were Forcibly Displaced in 2016 Than Ever Before

War, mayhem and persecution drove the number of people displaced from their homes to 65.6 million worldwide last year — 300,000 more than the record set in 2015.

from NYT > World https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/19/world/middleeast/displaced-people-united-nations-global-trends.html?partner=rss&emc=rss
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