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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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Thousands of Syrian refugees flood into Lebanon

News : The Newsroom (10 months ago)

BEIRUT (AP) — Thousands of refugees are fleeing border towns in central Syria where a high-stakes battle is raging, crossing valleys and ridges to reach safety in neighboring Lebanon, witnesses and the U.N. said on Sunday. Read Post

Turkey Facing Refugee Crisis As Thousands Of Syrian Kurds Flee ISIS

News : The Inquisitr - News (6 hours ago)

The massive influx of Kurds fleeing ISIS has created a refugee crisis in nearby Turkey, causing officials to restrict border access. CNN reports that as many as 200,000 people have left the Syrian Kurdish city of Kobani and the surr... Read Post

Thousands Of Refugees Flee Syria In Chaotic Scene At Turkey's Border

News : The Two-Way (yesterday)

While a U.N. agency reported about 70,000 refugees this weekend, a Turkish official says 100,000 Syrians have entered Turkey in the past week. Fighters from ISIS are closing in on the border. Read Post

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