Lebanon News

Lebanon has similar number of Syrian refugees to Turkey

Syrian refugees walk in the Al Zaatri refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria November 4, 2012. (REUTERS/Majed Jaber)

This article was amended on Tuesday, November 06 2012

The government's High Relief Committee is no longer registering Syrian refugees alongside the UNHCR as the original article stated. That task is now undertaken solely by the UNHCR. 

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on November 06, 2012, on page 4.




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