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'Don't turn your back': Aunt of drowned Syrian boy says world has grown numb to refugee crisis

Oct 29

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The aunt of the young Syrian boy whose lifeless body was discovered and photographed on a Turkish beach in 2015 says the world, including Canada, has moved on from the outrage the iconic image created. Tima Kurdi says now the world isn't "doing enough" to support the global refugee crisis. "I feel like I want to wake up the world and wake the people and keep reminding them that there are thousands of people who continue to suffer around the globe,"  Kurdi told CBC News.
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