Report: Syrian refugees name newborns after Erdoğan

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 3, 2011 19:46

Of the 23 babies reportedly born in the refugee tent camps that have been set up on the Turkish border with Syria, five have been named after Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Today's Zaman reported Sunday.

Syrians have fled northern towns in their country escaping a bloody crackdown by Syrian President Bashar Assad on anti-government protests.


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