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Syrians Can’t Catch a Break in Bulgaria, Either

In 2013 Syrians fleeing war began pouring into Bulgaria with the hope of starting a better life. Instead, they found deplorable conditions at refugee camps and ballooning xenophobia. ——- Ali Al-Jasem, 16, arrived with his family in a patch of woods near Turkey’s border with Bulgaria at six o’clock on a clear October morning. There…