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Syrians throw their belongings while trying to cross a ditch after crossing from the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Syrians throw their belongings while trying to cross a ditch after crossing from the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Syrians throw their belongings while trying to cross a ditch after crossing from the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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A Syrian refugee woman holding her daughter makes her way after crossing from northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A Syrian refugee woman holding her daughter makes her way after crossing from northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A Syrian refugee woman holding her daughter makes her way after crossing from northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Turkish soldiers, with the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain in the background, change guards on the Turkish-Syrian border in Ceylanpinar, southern Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Turkish soldiers, with the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain in the background, change guards on the Turkish-Syrian border in Ceylanpinar, southern Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Turkish soldiers, with the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain in the background, change guards on the Turkish-Syrian border in Ceylanpinar, southern Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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A Syrian family are seen after crossing from the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A Syrian family are seen after crossing from the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

A Syrian family are seen after crossing from the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Syrian refugees make their way after crossing from northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Syrian refugees make their way after crossing from northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Syrian refugees make their way after crossing from northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain to Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Turkish soldiers talk to Syrians who are waiting behind the fences to cross Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Turkish soldiers talk to Syrians who are waiting behind the fences to cross Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Turkish soldiers talk to Syrians who are waiting behind the fences to cross Turkey in the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Youths try to lower a Syrian flag in the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain as seen from the Turkish border town of Ceylanpinar November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Youths try to lower a Syrian flag in the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain as seen from the Turkish border town of Ceylanpinar November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Youths try to lower a Syrian flag in the northern Syrian town of Ras al-Ain as seen from the Turkish border town of Ceylanpinar November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Newly arrived Syrian refugees are seen at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Newly arrived Syrian refugees are seen at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Newly arrived Syrian refugees are seen at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Newly arrived Syrian refugees are seen at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Newly arrived Syrian refugees are seen at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Newly arrived Syrian refugees are seen at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Newly arrived Syrian refugees are seen behind the fences at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Newly arrived Syrian refugees are seen behind the fences at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Newly arrived Syrian refugees are seen behind the fences at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Men talk to newly arrived Syrian refugees at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Men talk to newly arrived Syrian refugees at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Men talk to newly arrived Syrian refugees at Ceylanpinar refugee camp near the border town of Ceylanpinar, Sanliurfa province, November 10, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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