After fleeing bombs, Syrian families shelter in olive groves

Displaced Syrian children walk together in an olive grove at Atmeh town, Idlib province, Syria May 15, 2019. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

ATMEH, Syria (Reuters) – Families who fled Syrian government and Russian strikes in northwestern Syria are sleeping in an olive grove near the Turkish border without enough food and no place else to go. They are some of the 180,000 people who have escaped an upsurge in violence in the last major Syrian rebel stronghold […]

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