Refugee influx, economic pressures and ever-present ISIL threat have reshaped the Turkish border city in recent years.
ONCUPINAR, Turkey (Reuters) - As the number of Syrian refugees now amassing on the Turkish border swells into the tens of thousands, Ankara's long-standing open door to migrants may be closing.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's police chief has said that the uncontrolled influx of refugees into the country posed a domestic security threat as more than 8,000 streamed over the Austrian border to Bavaria on Wednesday alone.
The Turkish authorities were moving hundreds of Syrian refugees Thursday from the southern city of Gaziantep to camps, after three nights of violent protests by locals angered by their presence, reports said. Tensions between Turkis...
GAZIANTEP, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkey's border province of Gaziantep ramped up security on Saturday for planned visit by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and EU Council President Donald Tusk including a stop at a refugee camp.