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Debt-ridden Refugees Await Onslaught of Lebanese Winter

Concerns are growing as winter approaches and more Syrian refugees in Lebanon are driven by debt into makeshift shelters. Aid agencies are attempting to reduce the potentially devastating consequences of freezing conditions and snowstorms that killed eight last year, including three Syrian refugees. Many refugees are reliant on handouts because governments restrict their ability to provide for themselves. Memories of last Winter are still fresh for father-of-seven Redwan al-Omar,...

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