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PHOTO ESSAY: The refugees fleeing Turkey's offensive in Syria

Updated: Jan 21

A young girl and a baby arriving from Syria to a refugee camp in the Kurdistan Region of northern Iraq

A photo essay shows refugees who arrived after fleeing fighting and the Turkish offensive in Syria. They arrived to refugee camps in northern Iraq's Kurdistan Region.

See a slide show of all the images

Refugees arrived on buses with the IOM

They have been supplied food and shelter with assistance by UNHCR and Emirates Red Cross

More than 1,700 have arrived, of the 200,000 or more who have had to flee their homes since October 6, 2019

Conditions are stable but difficult

Families now wait near their tents wondering what comes next in eastern Syria

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