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8,000 Syrians flee to Turkey
Mass exodus overnight brings total number of refugees across border to 120,000
- Syrian people cross the border between Syria and Turkey on Thursday, to enter the town of Ceylanpinar in Turkey. Clashes broke out early in the morning in the Rasulayn region of Syria's al-Hasakah province, a few hundred meters from Ceylanpinar, whose residents could hear the sound of mortar fire and intense shooting across the border.
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