World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkish Prime Ministry Disaster and Emergency Management Directorate (AFAD) announced that there were 120,147 Syrians currently staying in Turkey after fleeing clashes in their country.
In a written statement released Friday, AFAD reminded that they set up 5 tent cities in Hatay, 2 in Sanliurfa, 3 in Gaziantep and one each in Osmaniye, Kahramanmaras and Adiyaman and one container city in Kilis.
AFAD said that Syrian citizens taking shelter in Turkey were provided with lodging, food, health services, security, social activities, education, religious services, translation services and communications.
It was said that 168,985 Syrians fled to Turkey so far but 48,838 of them returned to Syria.
Syrians are provided meal three times a day, AFAD also said.
Last Mod: 16 Kasım 2012, 13:22