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Thousands of Syrian refugees flee to Italy

Over two million people fled Syria, thousands of them made dangerous journey by boat all the way to Italy.

Last Modified: 01 Oct 2013 11:52
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More than two million people have now fled Syria according to the UN, but it is not just Syria's neighbours feeling the pressure.

Thousands of refugees make the dangerous journey by boat across the Mediterranean to Europe.

Al Jazeera's Nazanine Moshiri reports from a small fishing town in southern Italy where some have ended up.

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