Author: Izza Leghtas and Jessica Thea
Izza Leghtas is a senior advocate at Refugees International in Washington, DC. Jessica Thea (@jess_thea) is a fellow at Refugees International.

On a cold day in the Turkish city of Kayseri last November, we sat in the living room of two young men, Mustafa, aged 18, and Hafiz, 23, as they told us about their life since they arrived in Turkey. For single Afghan men such as these, seeking refuge in Turkey has always been a challenging affair. But in recent months, it has become all but impossible. (More…)