Syrian refugees

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Usama al-Qadiri
For Syrians, entry into Lebanon is not as easy as it used to be. An undeclared political decision has been implemented to toughen up entry...
Monday, July 29, 2013
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Bassam Alkantar
The Lebanese government could not convince even one donor to pay a single cent toward the estimated half a billion US dollars needed to provide...
Thursday, July 18, 2013
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Five thousand people a month are dying in Syria's war, which has now generated the worst refugee crisis since the 1994 Rwandan genocide, UN officials...
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
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Syrians travelling to Egypt are now required to apply for a visa, after the authorities in Cairo issued a new rule amid soaring unrest in the country...
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
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Hassan Chakrani
At first glance, one can say that economic activity is presently nonexistent in Syria. Unemployment has reached a whopping 49 percent, while the...
Monday, July 8, 2013
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Updated at 5:15pm: A group of men attacked a minibus carrying 25 Syrians in eastern Beirut Wednesday and stabbed the passengers with knives, local...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
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Ahmed Mohsen, Amal Khalil
Most studies show that the number of Syrian refugees in Lebanon is nearing the 1.5 million mark. The influx of such a large number of refugees is...
Thursday, June 20, 2013
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Rameh Hamieh
In the Lebanese district of Hermel, there is no difference between a refugee from Syria – UN-registered or not – and a Lebanese national. The...
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
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Milena Murr
Christian refugees from Syria have not been in Lebanon for very long. Or at least, you don’t hear much from them, as many are averse to reporters....
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
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