Turkey — Just as international efforts to reach a ceasefire in Syria
intensify, the long-running crisis appears to be growing even bloodier. On
Monday, the violence spilled over into both Turkey and Lebanon: A Lebanese
cameraman was killed while filming from the northern town of Wadi Khaled, while
wo Syrians were killed and more were wounded when they were fired upon at a
refugee camp inside Turkey.
Some 1,500 people, many of them women and children, have fled across the Syrian border to Lebanon escaping gunfire from President Bashar al-Assad's forces. Mahmood Khazaal, former mayor of the Lebanese border town of al-Buqaya, said... Read Post
LABWEH, Lebanon (AP) — Thousands of Lebanese civilians and Syrian refugees crammed into cars and pickup trucks fled Monday as Lebanese artillery pounded a border town that had been overrun by militants from neighboring Syria. Read Post