refugees in turkey

Syrian and Afghan refugees at Menekse Beach in Istanbul, Turkey | Photo: /EPA/Sedat Suna
Filippo Grandi (UNHCR) met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on September 8, 2021 | Photo: UNHCR (@FilippoGrandi on Twitter)
A migrant family from Afghanistan, intercepted by Turkish security forces after crossing illegally into Turkey, awaits their fate at a migrant processing center in the eastern border city of Van on August 22, 2021 | REUTERS/Murad Sezer
Afghan refugees have to cover thousands of kilometers before they arrive in Turkey | Photo: Ozan Kose/AFP/Getty Images (via DW)
Families displaced from districts where fighting is going on between Afghan security forces and the Taliban wait for relief as they live in temporary shelters in Kandahar, Afghanistan, 27 July 2021 | Photo: M. Sadiq /Archive / EPA
The Evros River runs along much of the frontier between Greece and Turkey. It was just one of the many obstacles which stood in between the Al Khawien family's reunion | Photo: DW
Afghan, Pakistani and Bangladeshi migrants are seen near Van at the Turkey-Iran border, July 27, 2021 | Photo: Picture alliance/AA/Mesut Varol
Screenshot: In a video provided to Reuters by Turkish state agency Anadolu, migrants are seen running in Turkey's eastern provice Van on Tuesday, July 20 | Source: Anadolu Agency via Reuters
Syrian Hasni Elyasi (red dress) and her family in Turkey | Photo: Çiçek Tahaoğlu
Migrants, who were allegedly pushed back by Greek authorities, in Balikesir, Turkey | Photo: EPA/Erdem Sahin
Reports of alleged pushbacks in the Aegean Sea have been mounting over 2020 | Photo: AegeanBoatReport
An abandoned life jacket in the Aegean Sea in 2016 | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/L.Pitarakis