Lebanese city welcomes Syrian refugees

Despite economic hardships, Tripoli supports a continuing influx of people trying to escape the violence.

    Lebanon has seen an increase in the number of people from violence-torn Syria seeking sanctuary.

    Tripoli, in Lebanon's north, continues to welcome new arrivals from the neighbouring country despite economic hardships that make supporting a new influx of people harder.

    Al Jazeera's Rula Amin reports from the Lebanese city.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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