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A Syrian woman holds her baby in a refugee camp in the border town Reyhanli, in the Turkish Hatay province. Photograph: Ozan Kose/AFP/Getty Images

On a bustling Antakya street in southern Turkey, a young man in replica seventh-century Islamic dress, complete with western backpack, gets dis(...)

Heroes and villains: a wall hanging of Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian president, on sale in Alawite-dominated Harbiye, close to Turkey’s border with Syria. Photograph: Mary Fitzgerald

The walls of the Comert family home are covered in posters of their son Abdullah, one of five demonstrators killed as anti-government protests rippled(...)

Protesters shout slogans against Turkey’s Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan as they march during a demonstration against the Turkish government’s foreign policy on Syria, in central Hatay on May 12th, 2013.

“We had to run away from Syria because of the bombs ing us,” laments Karam al Hindi (22) sitting on a worn mattress in Beit Qamishe(...)