Syrian refugees speak to a peacekeeper in the southern district of Marjayoun. (The Daily Star/Mohammed Zaatari)
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Syrian refugees in south Lebanon's Marjayoun are asking themselves with increasing frequency.Many refugees have a strong urge to migrate to Europe to provide a better life for themselves and their children. The surge in the number of Syrian refugees in Lebanon has led to a decrease in the number of available jobs, something else that has prompted refugees to consider emigrating.The UNHCR says that there are around 1.2 million refugees registered in Lebanon; other official estimates put the total closer to 1.5 million.Refugees often live in deplorable conditions, prompting many to resort to migration to Europe in search of a better future.
Protesters rally to support attacked Bisri Valley activist
LU students stage sit-ins as Hariri chastises professors
Five refugee families evicted from tents near Litani River
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE