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UNWANTED, Syrian refugees in Cairo (42 images)

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According to the Egyptian government, there are up to 300,000 Syrians who reside in Egypt, 136,067 are registered as refugees to the UNHCR (Avril 2014). http://data.unhcr.org/syrianrefugees/country.php?id=8

Since 2011 until the end of the presidency of Mohamed Morsi, Syrians were well welcomed in Egypt; they were able to get directly an entry visa with resident permit of 6 months. Access to health services and education was also given to them. But since the military coup that...
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