Refugees on the border between Turkey and Syria
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Syrians flee amid battle for Tal Abyad

Turkey has allowed some Syrian refugees who have been sleeping out in the open near its border to enter the country.

Thousands of people have left the town of Tal Abyad and its surrounding villages, where Islamic State militants are coming under attack from Kurdish fighters and US-led air strikes.

Catharina Moh reports.

  • 15 Jun 2015
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