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Hollywood actress and director Angelina Jolie described a spiraling global refugee crisis as an "explosion of human suffering" whose causes the international community refuses to confront.Jolie, who serves as a United Nations special envoy for refugees, was speaking at a news conference Saturday in southeastern Turkey, home to Syrians and Iraqis displaced by war, on World Refugee Day.The U.N. refugee agency UNHCR said in a report last week that there were now more refugees than at any other time in history, with 59.5 million people displaced from their homes worldwide.The war has displaced more than 3 million refugees, or almost a fifth of the prewar population.Jolie arrived from Lebanon, where she made a brief visit to the Bekaa Valley to introduce her 9-year-old daughter to a Syrian refugee child.Many refugees were present for the occasion.
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