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  • Kamel Dorai

Pressures for refugees to return to Syria in the context of the crisis in Lebanon

  • Policy brief. March 2023
  • Policy brief. March 2023

Syrian refugees in Lebanon are currently under intense pressure to return to Syria. A prolonged political and financial crisis was exacerbated by the Port of Beirut explosion, the covid 19 epidemic and the global food crisis, to produce a plummeting of the Lebanese economy of a brutality that is normally only associated with conflicts or wars. In this situation, the large number of Syrian refugees are particularly vulnerable and have become scapegoats in a populist political discourse.

  • Publisert: 24. mai 2023