By Isabel Hunter and Danya Chudacoff

GAZIANTEP/ISTANBUL, 14 January 2015 (IRIN) - Turkey has quietly increased travel restrictions for Syrian refugees that could very negatively affect aid agencies working in the country, IRIN has learned.

Since 1 January, those intending to cross back and forth between the two countries will only be able to spend three months out of every six inside Turkey or face a fine of 570 Turkish lira (US$250). In addition, those who arrive at the border withou...

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