18-year-old boy dies in mass brawl in Syrian refugees’ camp in Turkey

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Azerbaijan, Baku, Nov.5 / Trend, A.Taghiyeva /

Mass brawl took place in the camp of Syrian refugees "Dogu Kend" in the Turkish city of Kahramanmaras, the newspaper Time Turk reported on Monday.

According to the newspaper, 18-year-old refugee was killed in a brawl, which broke out due to unknown reason.

According to the Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency of Turkey (AFAD), the number of Syrian refugees in Turkey increased up to 105,000 people. A total of 10 tented camps for Syrian refugees have been operating in the Turkish cities of Hatay, Sanlıurfa, Gaziantep and Kahramanmaras.

Anti-government protests have continued in Syria for a year and half.

According to UN, the total number of victims of the conflict in Syria is nearing 30,000.
More than 230,000 have become refugees with around three million in need of humanitarian assistance. The Syrian authorities say they oppose the well-armed militants.

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