Women wearing niqabs pass in front of Army troops in a street of Sidon. (The Daily Star/Mohammed Zaatari)
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New army measures require women wearing niqabs to enter Ain al-Hilweh refugee camp in south Lebanon through a single entrance, in an attempt to prevent the infiltration of fugitives into the area.Lebanese Army troops deployed at the entrance of the camp, located in the coastal city of Sidon, and inspected the entrants, especially women wearing niqabs. In 2007, the Lebanese Army waged a military campaign against the group, which was headquartered in the Nahr al-Bared refugee camp in north Lebanon.
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