Refugees queue for food in Turkey
Refugees queue for food in Turkey

It was the UN World Refugee Day on Tuesday and for the third successive year, Turkey was designated the country hosting the most refugees. There are currently over 3 million Syrians and Iraqis who have sought sanctuary in Turkey. But as Dorian Jones reports from Istanbul, while the government continues to welcome the refugees, there are growing tensions about their presence in the country.

Author: Dorian Jones

First published: June 23, 2017

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