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Syrian Kurds inside Iraqi Kurdistan refugee camp

20 October 2013 Last updated at 09:12 BST

An increasing number of Syrian Kurds are seeking refuge in Iraq as fighting between Kurds and jihadist groups in northern Syria intensifies.

The BBC's Jiyar Gol has been meeting some of the women and children refugees housed in tents in Iraqi Kurdistan, waiting for the end of the conflict ahead of the upcoming winter.