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Turkey under pressure as Syrians mass at border

February 06, 2016

BEIRUT (AP) — Turkey came under mounting pressure to open its border Saturday as tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing a government onslaught sought entry and the European Union called on Ankara to grant them refuge. 901 more words

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Turkey under pressure as Syrians mass at border

February 06, 2016

BEIRUT (AP) — Turkey came under mounting pressure to open its border Saturday as tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing a government onslaught sought entry and the European Union called on Ankara to grant them refuge. 901 more words

Islamic History

Hundreds of Syrian Turkmens enter Turkey

Saturday, 06 February 2016

Some 2,000 Turkmens have crossed into Turkey Saturday after fleeing attacks from Russian and Syrian regime forces in northwestern Syria, according to the Turkish disaster agency. 152 more words

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Hundreds of Syrian Turkmens enter Turkey

Saturday, 06 February 2016

Some 2,000 Turkmens have crossed into Turkey Saturday after fleeing attacks from Russian and Syrian regime forces in northwestern Syria, according to the Turkish disaster agency. 152 more words

Islamic History

Thousands more Syrians rush toward Turkey to flee fighting

February 05, 2016

BEIRUT (AP) — Thousands of Syrians rushed toward the Turkish border Friday, fleeing a fierce government offensive and intense Russian airstrikes near Syria’s largest city of Aleppo. 1,107 more words

Islamic History

Thousands more Syrians rush toward Turkey to flee fighting

February 05, 2016

BEIRUT (AP) — Thousands of Syrians rushed toward the Turkish border Friday, fleeing a fierce government offensive and intense Russian airstrikes near Syria’s largest city of Aleppo. 1,107 more words

Levant

Syrian refugee teachers help fill the education gap

February 02, 2016

QAB ELIAS, Lebanon (AP) — In the refugee camp in eastern Lebanon where Fatima Khaled lives with her two daughters, only three children found a spot in the local school. 506 more words

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