Report: Lebanon turning away Syrian refugees at border

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 11, 2011 14:52

Lebanese security forces are rounding up Syrian refugees and sending them back to Syria, The Guardian reported.

In the small town of Tell Kalakh, near the Syria-Lebanon border, witnesses reported being rounded up by Lebanese security forces and facing roadblocks. The Guardian interviewed several local residents who said the Syrians had been placed in the custody of Syrian security forces.


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