PHOTO CREDITS: Photo: Independent Doctors Association via Sam Tarling
Terrorists are among the refugees.
Over 30,000 Syrian refugees wait at the border, hoping to get into Turkey. Turkey has already accepted 2.5 million Syrian refugees, and has closed their border to accepting more at this time, instead providing aid to the refugees at the border. Concerns about terrorists being among them have proven legitimate.
[pullquote align=”full” cite=”” link=”” color=”” class=”” size=””] From TELEGRAPH: Turkey said it had intercepted people carrying explosives and suicide vests over the border with Syria on Wednesday, as it lashed out at international demands for its southern border be opened to fleeing refugees.
The army said that at least four suicide vests and 30lbs of explosives had been found on a group of four men, 10 women and 20 children travelling through the south-east border town of Karkamis to Turkey. The area lies across the cross the frontier from the Syrian town of Jarablus, which is currently controlled by Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil). The group has been blamed for several suicide attacks on Turkish soil. [/pullquote]
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