Lebanon’s Interior Minister Nouhad al-Machnouk banned all demonstrations in the country – citing the need to “preserve security and civic peace” after the Facebook group ‘Union of Syrian People in Lebanon’ called for a protest on Tuesday in Downtown Beirut.
A general view shows tents of Syrian refugees on the outskirts of the Lebanese town of Arsal, near the border with Syria, Lebanon September 21, 2016. Picture taken September 21, 2016. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
Impediments to legal status
Syrian Refugees seen at LebanonÕs border region of Arsal, Lebanon July 12, 2017. REUTERS/Hassan Abdallah