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  Nissan 22, 5773 , 02/04/13

Syrian Refugee Population in Lebanon Nearing 400,000

The number of refugees from Syria's civil war has reached almost 397,00, according to figures of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, cited Monday by the Xinhua Chinese news agency.

The U.N. said about 48,000 refugees fled to Lebanon during March.

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