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  1. News - World - TURKEY

    At least 24 migrants die as boat sinks in Black Sea near Istanbul

    Posted Nov 03rd 2014, 05:55pm by Reuters

    ... Sert as saying. Shipping agents GAC said in a statement the boat had been heading for the Romanian port of Constanta when it sank around 5am and was believed to be carrying about 50 refugees ...

  2. News - World - TURKEY

    Peshmerga troops travelling to Kobane cheered by fellow Kurds in Turkey

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 12:22pm by Associated Press in Suruc, Turkey

    ... by Assad on the protest movement. Elsewhere in Syria, at least 10 civilians were killed on Wednesday when army helicopters dropped two barrel bombs that landed at a makeshift refugee camp ...

  3. News - World - TURKEY

    Turkey steels for action as Islamic State advances on Syrian border town

    Posted Oct 03rd 2014, 09:59am by Reuters in Suruc, Turkey

    ... town, sending thousands more Kurdish refugees into Turkey. The vote gives the government powers to order incursions into Syria and Iraq to counter the threat of attack “from all terrorist ...

  4. News - World - TURKEY

    Turkey slams Syria after car bombs kill 40 in border town of Reyhanli

    Posted May 12th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Istanbul Ankara points finger at Damascus, saying attack designed to pit town's residents against refugees Car bombs near border with Syria kill at least 40 ... condition, he said. "We know that the Syrian refugees have become a target of the Syrian regime," Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc said. "Reyhanli was not chosen ...

  5. News - World - TURKEY

    Russia warns Turkey against deploying Patriot missiles

    Posted Nov 22nd 2012, 03:46pm by Reuters in Ankara, Agence France-Presse in Moscow

    ... about Syria’s chemical weapons, the refugee crisis along its border, and what it says is Syrian support for Kurdish militants on its own soil. “The missile request is totally based ... part of the contingency planning. “Our worst case scenario is firstly a huge refugee influx... and secondly what the international community would do if Syrians trying to escape to Turkey ...

  6. News - World - TURKEY

    Migrants drown off Turkish coast

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 09:41am by Reuters in Ahmetbeyli

    ... refugees near its southeastern border with Syria, several hundred kilometres away on the other side of the country. Multeci-Der, a Turkish refugee rights group based in Izmir, said Syrians made up ... majority via Turkey. Greece received more than 1,000 migrants by sea last year, according to the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR). Another 55,000 crossed the land border between Greece ...



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