UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is "alarmed by escalating tensions" on the Syrian-Turkish border and believes the risk of a regional conflict is growing, his spokesman told the Reuters news agency today.
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Julian Cadman, who is thought to have dual British-Australian nationality, became separated from his mother who was injured in the attack.