Syrian women volunteers in Turkey are making protective masks for frontline workers fighting coronavirus and others in need.

The women are working at a vocational training center in the southeastern Sanliurfa province which is operated by the Turkish charity Humanitarian Relief Foundation (IHH).

They are using silk fabric in the masks which can be reused.

“Our brothers and sisters in Turkey so far have done a lot for us. This is a small gesture of our thankfulness,” said Muhammed Saha, who heads the center.

Turkey is hosting more than 3.6 million Syrian refugees, more than any other

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