Middle East
Syrians return to war zones from Turkey
Thousands have crossed into Turkey, many of them not as refugees but to collect supplies.
Last Modified: 26 Jul 2012 11:35

A steady stream of refugees cross into Turkey from Syria everyday.

More than 40,000 Syrians have crossed into Turkey. Many of them not as refugees but to collect supplies, while others return by night to join the fighters.

Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons reports from Antakya, on the Syrian-Turkish border.


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