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Refugees claim Hezbollah fighting in Syria

Syrian refugees in Lebanon say Hezbollah fighters are working with government to defeat rebel uprising.

Last Modified: 26 Apr 2013 08:12
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Syrian refugees who have fled to neighbouring Lebanon have said that Hezbollah fighters are now joining the conflict.

The accounts claim that Hezbollah is working alongside the government of President Bashar al-Assad to defeat the rebel uprising. 

Al Jazeera’s Hoda Abdel-Hamid reports from Arsal, Lebanon.

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