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Kerry warns of 'great risks' of violence
01:41 - Source: CNN

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Each day, they live in fear.

Sometimes it’s the fear of rockets dropping from the sky. Sometimes it’s violent fundamentalists taking over their cities. Sometimes it’s the barrel bombs stuffed with TNT and nails.

Exactly what horror they face depends on which border they live within.