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A nurse and patient at an MSF-supported primary healthcare facility for Syrian refugees in Kilis. © Öykü Yagci/MSF
A nurse and patient at an MSF-supported primary healthcare facility for Syrian refugees in Kilis, Turkey. © Öykü Yagci/MSF

    Turkey continues to host the highest number of refugees in the world, with more than 3.6 million registered Syrian refugees in addition to over 365,000 people of other nationalities. 

    Although, according to the Turkish government, around 295,000 Syrians returned home in 2018, the vast majority remain in urban areas in need of medical, psychological and social support. In 2018, MSF continued to provide financial and technical support to local NGOs...

    Read full article in International Activity Report 2018