Tens of Thousands of Displaced Syrians Rush Toward Turkey

ABC News' Alex Marquardt reports live from the border in Kilis, Turkey.
1:02 | 02/08/16

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This is ridiculous border crossing here in southern Turkey just on the other side is Syria and over the past few days tens of thousands of displaced Syrians have been rushing towards this border. Driven out of their homes in and around a lot bow by advances by the Syrian army that have been supported by relentless Russian air strikes. It's hard to say exactly how many people. Have come up to the border we're not allowed to cross in fact the only people who were allowed to come across are the wounded however you can see. That is aid convoys are being allowed in that truck carrying what looks like. Frames for tents and so everybody who has come up here. Is being put into. All along the border. Now Turkey has over the past few years taking in more refugees. Than any other countries and two and a half million at the official numbers believed to be higher than that that's more than all of Europe combined. And it's feared that in the coming days if the regime makes more dances supported by the Russian airstrikes that hundreds of thousands of war Syrians. Could soon be rushing for this border.

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