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As Strikes Loom, Syria Refugee Tide Risesi
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September 05, 2013 11:22 PM
The United Nations says more than 2 million people have now fled war in Syria. And as families await potential airstrikes from the United States, they are fleeing faster than ever. Heather Murdock reports for VOA on the fallout in Lebanon from villages in the Bekaa valley, near the Syrian border.

As Strikes Loom, Syria Refugee Tide Rises

Published September 05, 2013

The United Nations says more than 2 million people have now fled war in Syria. And as families await potential airstrikes from the United States, they are fleeing faster than ever. Heather Murdock reports for VOA on the fallout in Lebanon from villages in the Bekaa valley, near the Syrian border.


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