On top of those struggles, many Turkish people view Syrian refugees with suspicion and anger that they are undercutting their jobs with cheap labor. One Turkish worker told Ozmen, “This country started to rise. Then the refugees arrived. It would be better without them. I am a Muslim, they are my religion’s brothers, but we can no longer pay for them.”
While life for Syrian refugees in Turkey can be hard, these pictures show how they are getting along, despite all the odds against them.
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