Coronavirus Fears Are Bearing Down on Syrian Refugees

Source:Voice of America Date:01Mar2020

Syria is the most likely infection route for Turkey:


Some health officials fear it is only a matter of time before the virus strikes Syria, making its way into displaced- persons and refugee camps. And from there, it could make another assault on Europe.

Already, a senior Turkish official has said his country, in response to the Syrian airstrike that killed 33 Turkish soldiers Thursday, will no longer stop Syrian refugees from reaching Europe.