These Heartbreaking Pictures Show What Life Is Like For Kurds Fleeing ISIS
Photographer Dirk Emmerich was on the scene as they fled from Syria into Turkey.
More than 130,000 people have been forced to flee from Syria to Turkey since last Thursday to escape ISIS.
These pictures show people from Ayn al-Arab — Kobane in English — on the border between Syria and Turkey
The refugees report that ISIS has conquered the villages around Kobane, killing vast numbers of the local population.
Since 2011, when the civil war in Syria started, more than 800.000 people have fled from Syria to Turkey.
According to Kurdish activists, a few days ago violent clashes between Turkish security forces, the refugees and pro-Kurdish activists took place in the nearby city of Suruç.