Aylan Kurdi - the Child Who Became the Tragic Symbol of Mediterranean Refugee Crisis

September 4, 2015 02:39 IST 5 of 7
The picture of Aylan Kurdi, one of 12 Syrians who drowned off the coast of Turkey as they tried to reach the EU by boat, has sparked a major concern on the situation of refugees risking lives to escape their countries. The three year old Syrian refugee from Kobane was trying to make his way to Greece along with his family, when he drowned along with his mother and brother. Credit: Twitter