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2,000 refugees flee Syria for Lebanon amid shelling; UN

Up to 2,000 refugees fleeing violence in Syria are crossing the border into northern Lebanon, a spokesman for the United Nations refugee agency told Reuters on Sunday. “Between one and two thousand (Syrians) are in the process of coming from Syria to Lebanon,” the UNHCR’s deputy representative in Lebanon Jean Paul Cavalieri told Reuters. “Numbers [...]
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Syria: Refugees flee border camps as troops deploy -- Turkey forces move to border: War?

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

Hundreds of Syrian refugees are fleeing across the border into Turkey to escape an assault by Syrian troops in the area, witnesses say. Tanks and snipers have entered the village of Khirbet al-Jouz - a base for makeshift refugee cam... Read Post

Syrian refugees flee violence, talk of mass graves

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (2 years ago)

After days of relentless shelling and sniper attacks, thousands of Syrian refugees streamed across the border into Turkey with horrific accounts Friday of mass graves, massacres and burned-out homes. Read Post

Thousands of Syrian refugees flood into Lebanon

News : The Newsroom (9 months ago)

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