Turkey Border Closure Divides Syrian Refugee Families

May 09, 2016 05:47 PM
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In recent months, Turkey has tightened its border with Syria to stem the flow of refugees. Local officials say those carrying the right papers, and those who are injured, are allowed through — but Ankara says it is under pressure to tighten controls following the recent migrant deal with Europe. As Henry Ridgwell reports, the restrictions have divided families trying to flee the civil war in Syria.