Palestinian refugees flee Syria for Lebanon

More than 40,000 Palestinians have left their homes near Damascus and are now refugees for a second time.

    More than 40,000 Palestinian refugees who were in Syria have fled to Lebanon to once again escape violence.

    They have left their adopted homes near Damascus, and are now refugees for a second time.

    At one camp in southern Lebanon, even the basics for survival are in short supply.

    Al Jazeera's Rula Amin reports Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Unification: Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem

    Unification: Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem

    We explore how Salah Ed-Din unified the Muslim states and recaptured the holy city of Jerusalem from the crusaders.