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Turkish aid groups struggle to help in Syria

Only two Turkish groups allowed to cross the border into Syria to distribute aid to thousands in need.

Last Modified: 30 Mar 2013 12:45
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Turkey is restricting the flow of aid to Syria by allowing only two organisations to cross the border.

The two groups recently travelled to Aleppo to distribute aid to thousands.

Al Jazeera's Omar Al Saleh reports Reyhanli, Tukey.

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