While the current Syrian population under temporary protection in Turkey was recorded as 3 million 670 thousand 717, it was determined that this figure was 3 million 641 thousand 370 last year.
According to the information obtained by Ajans Press from the data of the Directorate General of Migration Management, the current Syrian population under temporary protection in Turkey was recorded as 3 million 670 thousand 717. Last year, this figure was 3 million 641 thousand 370, while it was 2019 million 3 thousand 576 in 370 and 2018 million 3 thousand 623 in 192. Thus, the number of Syrian refugees, which decreased in 2019, started to increase again by 2020. While the city where the highest number of Syrians live has not changed, it was determined that the highest number of Syrian immigrants are in Istanbul with 524 thousand 721 people. Gaziantep was followed by Gaziantep with 449 thousand 184, Hatay with 435 thousand 830, Şanlıurfa with 423 thousand 677 and Adana with 253 thousand 938.
Media monitoring agency Ajans Press examined the number of news reflected in the press about Syrians. According to the information compiled from Ajans Press digital press archive, it was determined that 20 news about Syrians were reflected in the press last year. Since the beginning of this year, it has been seen that Syrian migrants have been spoken with 828 news. It has been determined that more than 6 million reports have been reflected in the media since 137, when the civil war started.