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Refugees Desperate on Both Sides of Turkey’s Border With Syria

Near the border crossing to Syria, refugees loiter near trucks lined up to deliver food into their country.  If they cross over to Syria, they won’t be able to legally return. A blaring ambulance races into Turkey from a battle zone in Syria only 10 kilometers away, reminding the people why they left in the first place. Syrians illegally cross this border on a near-daily basis, according to Mustafa, a 36-year-old Syrian refugee, but fewer are registering at the camp surrounded by...

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