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Update Drowned Syrian child identified

Photos of him with his brother, Galip, 5 (who also reportedly drowned) and his father, Abdullah Kurdi, has been provided identifying the child.

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According to Turkish media, the 3-year-old found washed up a beach in Turkey this week is named Aylan Kurdi.

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A government official finds the body of a drowned Syrian child washed ashore on Turkish beaches play

A government official finds the body of a drowned Syrian child washed ashore on Turkish beaches

(lindaikejisblog)

 

On Wednesday morning, the body of a drowned Syrian child, washed ashore of of the Turkish beaches, where it was found by a government official.

Drowned Syrian children, Gallip and Aylan Kurdi play

Drowned Syrian children, Gallip and Aylan Kurdi

(lindaikejisblog)

 

Photos of him with his brother, Galip, 5 (who also reportedly drowned) and his father, Abdullah Kurdi, has been provided identifying the child.

A government official finds the body of a drowned Syrian child washed ashore on Turkish beaches play

A government official finds the body of a drowned Syrian child washed ashore on Turkish beaches

(lindaikejisblog)

 

Kurdi said his wife, their mother, also drowned with them.

May their souls rest in peace.

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