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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
18 Oct 2020

October 19, 2020 - Paris, France. The month long curfew on most main French cities enforced by the French government in order to slow down the increase of positive Covid-19 nationals is contested by many in the service industry. Indeed, many see these new measures as a serious infridgement to civil liberties. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
16 Oct 2020

October 17, 2020 - Paris, France. The French government has decided to enforce a curfew from 9PM to 6AM for most major French cities in roder to slow down the current increase in Covid-19 individuals. Many parisiens are taking this time to go to cafes and restaurant before their forced 9PM curfew. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
16 Oct 2020

October 17, 2020 - Paris, France. Parisiens are experiencing their first evening under a strict government order to enforce a curfew from 9PM to 6AM for at least 4 weeks due to an increase of Covid-19 cases. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
16 Oct 2020

October 17, 2020 - Paris, France. Parisiens are experiencing their first evening under a strict government order to enforce a curfew from 9PM to 6AM for at least 4 weeks due to an increase of Covid-19 cases. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
16 Oct 2020

October 17, 2020 - Paris, France. Parisiens are experiencing their first evening under a strict government order to enforce a curfew from 9PM to 6AM for at least 4 weeks due to an increase of Covid-19 cases. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
16 Oct 2020

October 17, 2020 - Paris, France. Parisiens are experiencing their first evening under a strict government order to enforce a curfew from 9PM to 6AM for at least 4 weeks due to an increase of Covid-19 cases. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
16 Oct 2020

October 17, 2020 - Paris, France. Parisiens are experiencing their first evening under a strict government order to enforce a curfew from 9PM to 6AM for at least 4 weeks due to an increase of Covid-19 cases. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
16 Oct 2020

October 17, 2020 - Paris, France. Parisiens are experiencing their first evening under a strict government order to enforce a curfew from 9PM to 6AM for at least 4 weeks due to an increase of Covid-19 cases. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
16 Oct 2020

October 17, 2020 - Paris, France. Parisiens are experiencing their first evening under a strict government order to enforce a curfew from 9PM to 6AM for at least 4 weeks due to an increase of Covid-19 cases. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
16 Oct 2020

October 17, 2020 - Paris, France. The French government has decided to enforce a curfew from 9PM to 6AM for most major French cities in roder to slow down the current increase in Covid-19 individuals. Many parisiens are taking this time to go to cafes and restaurant before their forced 9PM curfew. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
14 Oct 2020

October 15, 2020 - Paris, France. The French president Macron has announced on national television that a strict curfew will be enforced for 20 millions French nationals from 9PM to 6AM, effective this saturday at midnight. Further restrictions are to be expected as the Covid-19 seem to be a bit on the rise in recent weeks. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
14 Oct 2020

October 15, 2020 - Paris, France. The French president Macron has announced on national television that a strict curfew will be enforced for 20 millions French nationals from 9PM to 6AM, effective this saturday at midnight. Further restrictions are to be expected as the Covid-19 seem to be a bit on the rise in recent weeks. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
14 Oct 2020

October 15, 2020 - Paris, France. The French president Macron has announced on national television that a strict curfew will be enforced for 20 millions French nationals from 9PM to 6AM, effective this saturday at midnight. Further restrictions are to be expected as the Covid-19 seem to be a bit on the rise in recent weeks. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
14 Oct 2020

October 15, 2020 - Paris, France. The French president Macron has announced on national television that a strict curfew will be enforced for 20 millions French nationals from 9PM to 6AM, effective this saturday at midnight. Further restrictions are to be expected as the Covid-19 seem to be a bit on the rise in recent weeks. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
14 Oct 2020

October 15, 2020 - Paris, France. The French president Macron has announced on national television that a strict curfew will be enforced for 20 millions French nationals from 9PM to 6AM, effective this saturday at midnight. Further restrictions are to be expected as the Covid-19 seem to be a bit on the rise in recent weeks. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
14 Oct 2020

October 15, 2020 - Paris, France. The French president Macron has announced on national television that a strict curfew will be enforced for 20 millions French nationals from 9PM to 6AM, effective this saturday at midnight. Further restrictions are to be expected as the Covid-19 seem to be a bit on the rise in recent weeks. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
14 Oct 2020

October 15, 2020 - Paris, France. The French president Macron has announced on national television that a strict curfew will be enforced for 20 millions French nationals from 9PM to 6AM, effective this saturday at midnight. Further restrictions are to be expected as the Covid-19 seem to be a bit on the rise in recent weeks. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
13 Oct 2020

October 14, 2020 - Paris, France. European nations are now considering locking down their economies due to an increase of positive Covid-19 individuals. The French President Macron will be announcing new restricting measures this evening, forcing the French population back into partial lockdown. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
13 Oct 2020

October 14, 2020 - Paris, France. European nations are now considering locking down their economies due to an increase of positive Covid-19 individuals. The French President Macron will be announcing new restricting measures this evening, forcing the French population back into partial lockdown. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
13 Oct 2020

October 14, 2020 - Paris, France. European nations are now considering locking down their economies due to an increase of positive Covid-19 individuals. The French President Macron will be announcing new restricting measures this evening, forcing the French population back into partial lockdown. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
12 Oct 2020

October 13, 2020 - Paris, France. The current French government is preparing its population for a potential lockdown, starting with the closing of bars, night clubs and some restaurants, closely followed by a curfew each night for most major cities across the land. Paris has seen a rise in Covid-19 cases, prompting the government to act. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
12 Oct 2020

October 13, 2020 - Paris, France. The current French government is preparing its population for a potential lockdown, starting with the closing of bars, night clubs and some restaurants, closely followed by a curfew each night for most major cities across the land. Paris has seen a rise in Covid-19 cases, prompting the government to act. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
12 Oct 2020

October 13, 2020 - Paris, France. The current French government is preparing its population for a potential lockdown, starting with the closing of bars, night clubs and some restaurants, closely followed by a curfew each night for most major cities across the land. Paris has seen a rise in Covid-19 cases, prompting the government to act. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
12 Oct 2020

October 13, 2020 - Paris, France. The current French government is preparing its population for a potential lockdown, starting with the closing of bars, night clubs and some restaurants, closely followed by a curfew each night for most major cities across the land. Paris has seen a rise in Covid-19 cases, prompting the government to act. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Paris, Iles De France
By Jonathan Alpeyrie
12 Oct 2020

October 13, 2020 - Paris, France. The current French government is preparing its population for a potential lockdown, starting with the closing of bars, night clubs and some restaurants, closely followed by a curfew each night for most major cities across the land. Paris has seen a rise in Covid-19 cases, prompting the government to act. (Photo by Jonathan Alpeyrie)

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Life In The Graves - La Vie Dans Les ...
Shanshrah, Idlib province, Syria
By Marie
13 Apr 2013

Child infected by leishmania, a skin disease that is passed on by an insect that looks like a big mosquito and is devastating this rural region. It provokes red stings which attack the skin. Before the revolution, an insecticide was spread in order to kill the insect. No humanitarian organization is supporting the sick people.
Un enfant atteint de la leishmaniose. Cette maladie de peau transmise par un insecte ressemblant à un gros moustique fait des ravages dans cette région rurale. Il provoque des boutons qui rongent la peau. Avant la révolution, un insecticide était diffusé pour éradiquer l'insecte. Aucune organisation humanitaire ne vient en aide aux malades.

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Shanshrah, Idlib Province, Syria
By Marie
13 Apr 2013

Entry of a graveyard occupied by a refugee family on the Shansharah archeological site, Idlib region. It has been one year since hundreds of displaced people have taken shelter in the ruins of these famous « dead cities » in the North-West. Far away from the surrounding cities, they are less exposed to the Syrian army air strikes.

Entrée d'un tombeau occupé par une famille réfugiée sur le site archéologique de Shansharah dans la région d'Idleb. Depuis un an des centaines de déplacés trouvent refuge dans les ruines des célèbres « villes mortes » du nord-ouest du pays. Eloignées des villes alentours, elles sont moins ciblées par les attaques aériennes de l'armée syrienne. Ici vit une famille de six personnes. La chambre funéraire est devenue leur lieu de vie.

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Azaz Refugee Camp
Azaz, Syria
By LeeHarper
01 Mar 2013

Mohammed has four sons and four daughters. He used to work in Aleppo in a crisp factory, but the factory and his house have been destroyed by the regime. He now lives in a tent with his family of ten. The refugee camp holds approximately 10,000 refugees, with a remaining 2000 waiting to get in. The camp currently cannot cope with the massive influx of people, where disease is rife due to a shortage of international aid.

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Positive is negative: HIV/AIDS in the...
Wamena, Indonesia
By Carolincik
01 Feb 2013

ARV medicine is free in Papua but is not available outside of major cities

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Idlib, Syria
By U.S. Editor
14 Dec 2012

Displaced Syrians brace for winter’s onslaught.

There are nearly two million internally displaced people who are stuck inside Syria with no place to go. Cold and afraid, most say they want desperately want to cross into Turkey. But Turkey has refused to accept them citing overcrowding. Qah camp is inside Syria close to the Turkish border. It was founded three months ago and is now has 520 tents. More families arrive every day, many from Hass—a town 85 kilometers southwest of Aleppo. The population, mainly women, children and the elderly, has swelled to 3600 since it was established three months ago.

About 450,000 Syrians live in camps in neighboring countries including over 137,000 in Turkey. But for an estimated two million internally displaced people remain in Syria, in danger and living in very difficult conditions.

Two new refugee camps are being constructed in Turkey, ostensibly to accommodate those stuck at the border. But for the people whose homes have been destroyed, family members killed, villages abandoned, it’s a race against time, weather and war.

Just two weeks ago regime forces dropped bombs nearby, creating a panic as people ran desperately for the Turkish border. No deaths were reported, but the situation remains tense. “Six missiles hit this village and [nearby] Atmeh,” reported Hassan, 35, a former police officer who has joined the FSA and lives with his family in the camp.

Since winter began more than a month ago, the region has experienced many days of torrential rains. Water leaks into the tents, wetting blankets, mattresses and rugs. At night, temperatures sometimes drop below freezing. “From inside the tents, you can hear the children crying,” says Mustafa, a 22 year-old former chef and military sergeant who fled with nine members of his family.

A doctor working with Medicins du Monde who preferred not to be identified said that he has seen many cases of respiratory problems and say that about 30% of the camp’s residents suffer from diarrhea as a result of unclean drinking water. Hepatitis A is also spreading rapidly at the camp. And it’s only December—the toughest winter months are still ahead.

-Jodi Hilton

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Azaz, Syria
By Michele Pero
06 Dec 2012

Refugees of the Azaz camp, Syria, protest for to get better conditions of life in the camp. Refugees of the camp of Azaz have lost their houses under bombings of Halep and surroundings. They left Halep with just the clothes they had at time of bombing. They have no documents, no money, no belongings anymore. They believed in passing the Turkish border to escape the massacres, but after a limited number of refugees which have been accepted by the Turkish government, the border was closed. They had to settle in the camp right on the Syrian border, waiting for a move that does not arrive. After more than three months living under tents, with no heating, no electricity, little food, wet conditions, a group of them has arranged a protest. They moved towards the Turkish border, crossing the no mans land and entering de facto in Turkey. They asked for better living conditions in the Azaz camp.
Traffic was jammed. Syrian refugees tried to stop all cars willing to cross the border, just allowing an ambulance to pass through. Turkish police moved to calm the situation, keeping great calm, even if a Turkish tank was moved on the border line just to say "pay attention".
An ambassador was sent by the governor of the area, to parliament for to have access to Turkey. He returned with no good news. Turkey cannot take more refugees and cannot do more than what actually it does. They must stay were they are, with no home to Syria, no passport to leave the country, almost convicted to stay in the camp. Ruefully they make return to the camp by night.

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Azaz, Syria
By Michele Pero
06 Dec 2012

Refugees of the Azaz camp, Syria, protest for to get better conditions of life in the camp. Refugees of the camp of Azaz have lost their houses under bombings of Halep and surroundings. They left Halep with just the clothes they had at time of bombing. They have no documents, no money, no belongings anymore. They believed in passing the Turkish border to escape the massacres, but after a limited number of refugees which have been accepted by the Turkish government, the border was closed. They had to settle in the camp right on the Syrian border, waiting for a move that does not arrive. After more than three months living under tents, with no heating, no electricity, little food, wet conditions, a group of them has arranged a protest. They moved towards the Turkish border, crossing the no mans land and entering de facto in Turkey. They asked for better living conditions in the Azaz camp.
Traffic was jammed. Syrian refugees tried to stop all cars willing to cross the border, just allowing an ambulance to pass through. Turkish police moved to calm the situation, keeping great calm, even if a Turkish tank was moved on the border line just to say "pay attention".
An ambassador was sent by the governor of the area, to parliament for to have access to Turkey. He returned with no good news. Turkey cannot take more refugees and cannot do more than what actually it does. They must stay were they are, with no home to Syria, no passport to leave the country, almost convicted to stay in the camp. Ruefully they make return to the camp by night.

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Azaz, Syria
By Michele Pero
06 Dec 2012

Yassar Karum, from Salahaddin, Halep, one of the leaders of the refugees of the Azaz camp, Syria. Protest for to get better conditions of life in the camp. Refugees of the camp of Azaz have lost their houses under bombings of Halep and surroundings. They left Halep with just the clothes they had at time of bombing. They have no documents, no money, no belongings anymore. They believed in passing the Turkish border to escape the massacres, but after a limited number of refugees which have been accepted by the Turkish government, the border was closed. They had to settle in the camp right on the Syrian border, waiting for a move that does not arrive. After more than three months living under tents, with no heating, no electricity, little food, wet conditions, a group of them has arranged a protest. They moved towards the Turkish border, crossing the no mans land and entering de facto in Turkey. They asked for better living conditions in the Azaz camp.
Traffic was jammed. Syrian refugees tried to stop all cars willing to cross the border, just allowing an ambulance to pass through. Turkish police moved to calm the situation, keeping great calm, even if a Turkish tank was moved on the border line just to say "pay attention".
An ambassador was sent by the governor of the area, to parliament for to have access to Turkey. He returned with no good news. Turkey cannot take more refugees and cannot do more than what actually it does. They must stay were they are, with no home to Syria, no passport to leave the country, almost convicted to stay in the camp. Ruefully they make return to the camp by night.

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Azaz, Syria
By Michele Pero
06 Dec 2012

Refugees of the Azaz camp, Syria, protest for to get better conditions of life in the camp. Refugees of the camp of Azaz have lost their houses under bombings of Halep and surroundings. They left Halep with just the clothes they had at time of bombing. They have no documents, no money, no belongings anymore. They believed in passing the Turkish border to escape the massacres, but after a limited number of refugees which have been accepted by the Turkish government, the border was closed. They had to settle in the camp right on the Syrian border, waiting for a move that does not arrive. After more than three months living under tents, with no heating, no electricity, little food, wet conditions, a group of them has arranged a protest. They moved towards the Turkish border, crossing the no mans land and entering de facto in Turkey. They asked for better living conditions in the Azaz camp.
Traffic was jammed. Syrian refugees tried to stop all cars willing to cross the border, just allowing an ambulance to pass through. Turkish police moved to calm the situation, keeping great calm, even if a Turkish tank was moved on the border line just to say "pay attention".
An ambassador was sent by the governor of the area, to parliament for to have access to Turkey. He returned with no good news. Turkey cannot take more refugees and cannot do more than what actually it does. They must stay were they are, with no home to Syria, no passport to leave the country, almost convicted to stay in the camp. Ruefully they make return to the camp by night.

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Azaz, Syria
By Michele Pero
06 Dec 2012

Refugees of the Azaz camp, Syria, protest for to get better conditions of life in the camp. Refugees of the camp of Azaz have lost their houses under bombings of Halep and surroundings. They left Halep with just the clothes they had at time of bombing. They have no documents, no money, no belongings anymore. They believed in passing the Turkish border to escape the massacres, but after a limited number of refugees which have been accepted by the Turkish government, the border was closed. They had to settle in the camp right on the Syrian border, waiting for a move that does not arrive. After more than three months living under tents, with no heating, no electricity, little food, wet conditions, a group of them has arranged a protest. They moved towards the Turkish border, crossing the no mans land and entering de facto in Turkey. They asked for better living conditions in the Azaz camp.
Traffic was jammed. Syrian refugees tried to stop all cars willing to cross the border, just allowing an ambulance to pass through. Turkish police moved to calm the situation, keeping great calm, even if a Turkish tank was moved on the border line just to say "pay attention".
An ambassador was sent by the governor of the area, to parliament for to have access to Turkey. He returned with no good news. Turkey cannot take more refugees and cannot do more than what actually it does. They must stay were they are, with no home to Syria, no passport to leave the country, almost convicted to stay in the camp. Ruefully they make return to the camp by night.

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Azaz, Syria
By Michele Pero
06 Dec 2012

Refugees of the Azaz camp, Syria, protest for to get better conditions of life in the camp.
In the banner: "Urgent: kids are dying for cold and lack of food. We want Mr. Erdogan listening to us and he coming to save their souls and to help the people in need."
Refugees of the camp of Azaz have lost their houses under bombings of Halep and surroundings. They left Halep with just the clothes they had at time of bombing. They have no documents, no money, no belongings anymore. They believed in passing the Turkish border to escape the massacres, but after a limited number of refugees which have been accepted by the Turkish government, the border was closed. They had to settle in the camp right on the Syrian border, waiting for a move that does not arrive. After more than three months living under tents, with no heating, no electricity, little food, wet conditions, a group of them has arranged a protest. They moved towards the Turkish border, crossing the no mans land and entering de facto in Turkey. They asked for better living conditions in the Azaz camp.
Traffic was jammed. Syrian refugees tried to stop all cars willing to cross the border, just allowing an ambulance to pass through. Turkish police moved to calm the situation, keeping great calm, even if a Turkish tank was moved on the border line just to say "pay attention".
An ambassador was sent by the governor of the area, to parliament for to have access to Turkey. He returned with no good news. Turkey cannot take more refugees and cannot do more than what actually it does. They must stay were they are, with no home to Syria, no passport to leave the country, almost convicted to stay in the camp. Ruefully they make return to the camp by night.

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Azaz, Syria
By Michele Pero
06 Dec 2012

Refugees of the Azaz camp, Syria, protest for to get better conditions of life in the camp.
In the banner: "Urgent: kids are dying for cold and lack of food. We want Mr. Erdogan listening to us and he coming to save their souls and to help the people in need."
Refugees of the camp of Azaz have lost their houses under bombings of Halep and surroundings. They left Halep with just the clothes they had at time of bombing. They have no documents, no money, no belongings anymore. They believed in passing the Turkish border to escape the massacres, but after a limited number of refugees which have been accepted by the Turkish government, the border was closed. They had to settle in the camp right on the Syrian border, waiting for a move that does not arrive. After more than three months living under tents, with no heating, no electricity, little food, wet conditions, a group of them has arranged a protest. They moved towards the Turkish border, crossing the no mans land and entering de facto in Turkey. They asked for better living conditions in the Azaz camp.
Traffic was jammed. Syrian refugees tried to stop all cars willing to cross the border, just allowing an ambulance to pass through. Turkish police moved to calm the situation, keeping great calm, even if a Turkish tank was moved on the border line just to say "pay attention".
An ambassador was sent by the governor of the area, to parliament for to have access to Turkey. He returned with no good news. Turkey cannot take more refugees and cannot do more than what actually it does. They must stay were they are, with no home to Syria, no passport to leave the country, almost convicted to stay in the camp. Ruefully they make return to the camp by night.

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Azaz, Syria
By Michele Pero
06 Dec 2012

Refugees of the Azaz camp, Syria, protest for to get better conditions of life in the camp. In the banner: "Urgent: kids are dying for cold and lack of food. We want Mr. Erdogan listening to us and he coming to save their souls and to help the people in need."
Refugees of the camp of Azaz have lost their houses under bombings of Halep and surroundings. They left Halep with just the clothes they had at time of bombing. They have no documents, no money, no belongings anymore. They believed in passing the Turkish border to escape the massacres, but after a limited number of refugees which have been accepted by the Turkish government, the border was closed. They had to settle in the camp right on the Syrian border, waiting for a move that does not arrive. After more than three months living under tents, with no heating, no electricity, little food, wet conditions, a group of them has arranged a protest. They moved towards the Turkish border, crossing the no mans land and entering de facto in Turkey. They asked for better living conditions in the Azaz camp.
Traffic was jammed. Syrian refugees tried to stop all cars willing to cross the border, just allowing an ambulance to pass through. Turkish police moved to calm the situation, keeping great calm, even if a Turkish tank was moved on the border line just to say "pay attention".
An ambassador was sent by the governor of the area, to parliament for to have access to Turkey. He returned with no good news. Turkey cannot take more refugees and cannot do more than what actually it does. They must stay were they are, with no home to Syria, no passport to leave the country, almost convicted to stay in the camp. Ruefully they make return to the camp by night.

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Azaz, Syria
By Michele Pero
06 Dec 2012

Refugees of the Azaz camp, Syria, protest for to get better conditions of life in the camp. Refugees of the camp of Azaz have lost their houses under bombings of Halep and surroundings. They left Halep with just the clothes they had at time of bombing. They have no documents, no money, no belongings anymore. They believed in passing the Turkish border to escape the massacres, but after a limited number of refugees which have been accepted by the Turkish government, the border was closed. They had to settle in the camp right on the Syrian border, waiting for a move that does not arrive. After more than three months living under tents, with no heating, no electricity, little food, wet conditions, a group of them has arranged a protest. They moved towards the Turkish border, crossing the no mans land and entering de facto in Turkey. They asked for better living conditions in the Azaz camp.
Traffic was jammed. Syrian refugees tried to stop all cars willing to cross the border, just allowing an ambulance to pass through. Turkish police moved to calm the situation, keeping great calm, even if a Turkish tank was moved on the border line just to say "pay attention".
An ambassador was sent by the governor of the area, to parliament for to have access to Turkey. He returned with no good news. Turkey cannot take more refugees and cannot do more than what actually it does. They must stay were they are, with no home to Syria, no passport to leave the country, almost convicted to stay in the camp. Ruefully they make return to the camp by night.

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Azaz, Syria
By Michele Pero
06 Dec 2012

Refugees of the Azaz camp, Syria, protest for to get better conditions of life in the camp. Refugees of the camp of Azaz have lost their houses under bombings of Halep and surroundings. They left Halep with just the clothes they had at time of bombing. They have no documents, no money, no belongings anymore. They believed in passing the Turkish border to escape the massacres, but after a limited number of refugees which have been accepted by the Turkish government, the border was closed. They had to settle in the camp right on the Syrian border, waiting for a move that does not arrive. After more than three months living under tents, with no heating, no electricity, little food, wet conditions, a group of them has arranged a protest. They moved towards the Turkish border, crossing the no mans land and entering de facto in Turkey. They asked for better living conditions in the Azaz camp.
Traffic was jammed. Syrian refugees tried to stop all cars willing to cross the border, just allowing an ambulance to pass through. Turkish police moved to calm the situation, keeping great calm, even if a Turkish tank was moved on the border line just to say "pay attention".
An ambassador was sent by the governor of the area, to parliament for to have access to Turkey. He returned with no good news. Turkey cannot take more refugees and cannot do more than what actually it does. They must stay were they are, with no home to Syria, no passport to leave the country, almost convicted to stay in the camp. Ruefully they make return to the camp by night.