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Escaping Europe

Hundreds of Syrians are risking their lives to leave Europe & return home. But why?

A new smuggling route has opened up on the edge of Europe. Every week hundreds of Syrians are risking their lives to leave the continent and return home. Nawal Al-Maghafi joins refugees on the migration route to discover why so many people are choosing life in a warzone over the safety of Europe.

Producer: Ben Allen
Photo credit: Ben Allen / BBC

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