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Lebanon Minister: Syrian Abuses Slow Return of Refugees

Some refugees who have gone back to Syria from Lebanon have been killed, detained or forced to join the military, abuses that deter others from returning, a Lebanese Cabinet minister said Tuesday. Minister of State for Refugees Affairs Mouin Merhebi told The Associated Press that 20 refugees have been killed since refugees started returning from Lebanon in June. His claims have been contested by groups that closely monitor the Syria conflict and by Lebanese officials close to the Syrian...

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