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Abdullah Kurdi

"Politicians said after the death of my family: never again!''
"Seeing the images of that boy was heartbreaking."
"What struck me the most were his little sneakers, certainly lovingly put on by his parents that morning as they dressed him for their dangerous journey"
“To be honest, I don’t want to just blame the Canadian government,” said the boys' aunt. “I’m blaming the whole world for this.”