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Road to the Promise Land II

Syrian refugees at Turkey-Syria border...epa04791762 A picture taken from the Turkish side of the border between Turkey and Syria shows Syrian refugees waiting on the Syrian side of the border crossing near Akcakale, Sanliurfa province, south-eastern Turkey, 10 June 2015. More than 320,000 people are likely to have been killed in Syria's civil war, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said on 09 June. The organization said said it had been able to document the deaths of 230,618 people, including 69,494 civilians of whom more than 7,000 were children. The crisis in Syria started in March 2011 with peaceful demonstrations calling for more freedom from the repressive al-Assad regime, but quickly degenerated into violence after deadly crackdowns by security forces.  EPA/SEDAT SUNA

Because of the 6th anniversary of the outbreak of the Syrian civil war, you will be able to join all those who flee from the horror and the bombs in their hard journey to Europe through this interactive map. We will leave the Syrian capital, Damascus, we will cross the most populous refugee camp in Jordan. We will know the living conditions of the migrants in Egypt, the business of the mafias in Libya and finally we will cross the Mediterranean Sea to Europe.
Although it will not be the journey of your dreams, it is necessary to know the situation of the Syrian refugees.

Sara Cid and Schehrazada Parro.

Sobre el Autor

Catedrático de Comunicación y Política Internacional de la Universidad Europea de Madrid, donde imparte Comunicación Política Internacional e Imagen Exterior y Diplomacia Pública. Doctor en Ciencias de la Información (especialidad Relaciones Internacionales) por la Universidad Complutense de Madrid y Licenciado en Periodismo. Sus principales líneas de investigación son la política exterior de Estados Unidos, los lobbies y grupos de presión americanos, la cooperación española y la opinión pública internacional