Refugee wedding in Turkey

A Syrian couple marry in a Turkish refugee camp offering relief and a reminder of better times.

June 27, 2011 08:50
Syrian refugees

Refugee wedding in Turkey 311 R. (photo credit: REUTERS)

A wedding celebration in a Turkish refugee camp.

Syrian refugees perform traditional dances.

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It is a moment to celebrate for scores of people who have fled the violence in Syria and a reminder of happier times.

A Turkish Red Crescent official joins in the dancing.

The newly wed couple hide their identities for security reasons.

Rights groups say more than 1,300 civilians have been killed across Syria since mid-March.

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