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They were 106 of the 4,000 refugees that Germany has accepted to receive on two-year visas, said Roberta Russo of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

They remain a tiny minority of the 2 million Syrians now registered as refugees. Another 5 million Syrians are displaced within their own country because of the conflict, which has killed more than 100,000 Syrians.

Russo called on donor countries to provide more aid to Syria’s neighbors, who are hosting over 97 percent of refugees.

She says they’ve only received one-third of the $1.7 billion in aid the U.N. is asking for to help refugees, particularly in Lebanon.