TURKEY / SYRIA
Many Turks angry over Syrian refugee situationAccording to the UNHCR 2.5 million Syrians have fled to neighboring countries since the conflict there began. Over 800 000 of them are now in Turkey. Ankara has maintained an ope...
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Flat-pack shelters for Syrian refugeesCould a flat-pack, solar-powered shelter improve the lives of some of the 45 million displaced people in the world? This week the team from Down to Earth visits a camp in Iraq wher...
Turkish municipal elections: A key test for ErdoganIn Turkey, municipal elections will be held this coming Sunday. They will serve as a litmus test for Prime Minister Erdogan, who has been tainted by a corruption scandal, and whose...