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Over 530,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon
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Over 530,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Jun 16 2013, 4:18am CDT | by

Beirut, June 16 (IANS) The UN Higher Council for Refugees said Sunday that the number of Syrians who have fled their war-torn country to Lebanon has exceeded 530,000.

Beirut, June 16 — The UN Higher Council for Refugees said Sunday that the number of Syrians who have fled their war-torn country to Lebanon has exceeded 530,000. In its latest report on Syrian...

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Over 530,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Jun 16 2013, 4:18am CDT | by

Beirut, June 16 (IANS) The UN Higher Council for Refugees said Sunday that the number of Syrians who have fled their war-torn country to Lebanon has exceeded 530,000.

Beirut, June 16 — The UN Higher Council for Refugees said Sunday that the number of Syrians who have fled their war-torn country to Lebanon has exceeded 530,000.

In its latest report on Syrian refugees, the UN agency said more than 455,000 have registered with UN offices in Lebanon while over 75,000 were waiting for their registration process to get over, reports Xinhua.

Lebanon has urged the international community to help bear its burden of hosting the Syrian refugees, who are expected to exceed one million by the end of the year.

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Lebanese prime minister calls for world's help

Sep 26 2014 5:48pm CDT | Source: Townhall's

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — In an emotional appeal to world leaders, Lebanon's prime minister on Friday said his country is facing a "fierce terrorist. ...
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The deputy chief of Shia Islamist group Hezbollah said that his terror outfit is desperately needed in Syria to stave off the advances of the Sunni Islamic State. Nabil Qaouk said Monday at a military ceremony in Aita Shaab that Hezbollah helped to calm sectarian tensions, which “disappointed the radical group,” Lebanon’s The Daily Star reported. The Hezbollah leader said: “There could never be a war of words between ISIS and us, but there is the field where we will defeat them. We will not e ...
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