A Syrian refugee hangs her laundry at an informal refugee camp, at Al-Marj town in Bekaa valley, east Lebanon Lebanon, Saturday, April 8, 2017.(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
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While international humanitarian organizations in Lebanon are still assessing the situation after the surprise resignation of Prime Minister Saad Hariri, some Syrian refugees are feeling more vulnerable and isolated than ever. Many aid groups are refrained from commenting on the current political situation, other than to voice their hopes for a peaceful resolution to the current political situation. Spokesperson for the International Committee of the Red Cross in Beirut Yara Khaweja told The Daily Star that the organization was ready to assist Lebanon under any circumstances, but didn't comment on what the crisis could mean for refugees.As with many Syrians in Lebanon, his dream of returning home was pushed back significantly when Syrian President Bashar Assad began to claw back control of the country.Alloush said no one she knew was considering moving back to Syria because of the latest political events.
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