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Syrian refugees flee Lebanese camp near Tripoli after their tents were set on fire

Hundreds of Syrian refugees have fled a makeshift camp in north Lebanon after their tents were torched when a fight broke out between local youths and camp residents.

At least three people were wounded in the clash on Saturday (local time) near the coastal city of Tripoli, which was followed by youths setting the campsite on fire, Lebanon’s state-owned National News Agency said.

  • ABC News

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