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Syrian refugees face malnutrition crisis

Humanitarian agencies try to contain the situation in Lebanon, where thousands of children suffer from malnutrition.

Last updated: 03 Mar 2014 11:01
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UNICEF and other humanitarian organisations in Lebanon say thousands of Syrian children are suffering from malnutrition.

Lebanon, which is host to hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees, is not equipped to deal with the problem and humanitarian agencies are scrambling to contain the situation. 
 
Al Jazeera's Nisreen El Shamayleh reports from the Bekaa Valley.

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