Camps full as tens of thousands flee regime in Syria's Aleppo

A boy travels with women as Syrians fleeing the northern embattled city of Aleppo arrive on February 6, 2016 in Bab al-Salama, near the Turkish border crossingCamps for the displaced along Syria’s border with Turkey are at full capacity, aid workers say, as tens of thousands flee a major government offensive in Aleppo province. The United Nations says up to 31,000 people have fled Aleppo city and surrounding areas in recent days, as government forces press an offensive that could encircle the rebel-held part of the city. “There are no longer enough places for families to sleep,” said Ahmad al-Mohammad, a field worker with Doctors Without Borders (MSF) who enters Aleppo province from Turkey daily.

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