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‘Image of my drowned nephew going viral was a wake-up call for the world to stop war in Syria’

In September 2015, the tragic death of three-year-old Syrian boy Aylan Kurdi shocked the world. This image of his lifeless body washed up on a beach, lying face down in the surf became the symbol of the refugee crisis. RT talks to the boy’s aunt, Fatima Kurdi

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