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Concern over Syrian refugees after landmine claims

The UN says nearly a quarter of a million Syrians have fled their homes since the uprising against President Bashar al-Assad began.

Concern is now growing about the flow of refugees streaming across the borders.

Now Human Rights Watch has accused Syria of laying landmines near its borders with Lebanon and Turkey - routes used by the refugees.

BBC correspondent Jonathan Head reports from Hatay on the Turkish-Syrian border.

  • 14 Mar 2012
  • From the section World
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