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Turkey's Erdogan Threatens to Send Syrian Refugees to Europe

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Thu, 10 Oct 2019 10:51 GMT

President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday October 10th Ankara will send the 3.6 million Syrian refugees in Turkey to Europe if European countries label the country's military incursion in Syria as an occupation, Reuters has reported.

"We will open the gates and send 3.6 million refugees your way," Erdogan said in speech to lawmakers from his AK Party.

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