UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Special 225 refugees return to Syria from Lebanon after reassurances it is safe to do so

225 refugees return to Syria from Lebanon after reassurances it is safe to do so

  • Lebanese General Security chief says 330 people were on list of returnees but some decided not to go because they might face legal issues or are wanted by the security forces
  • UN Refugee Agency says all refugees have right to return home and ‘we work steadfastly with countries to try to ensure all returns are voluntary and in safety and dignity’
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Special Crime spree in Lebanon prompts debate over Syria repatriations

Crime spree in Lebanon prompts debate over Syria repatriations

By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

KSrelief, UNHCR discuss global aid efforts

KSrelief, UNHCR discuss global aid efforts

By Arab News ·