Lebanon storm: Highlights the plight of Syrian refugees

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BEIRUT - Heavy rain set in Tuesday as Lebanon braced itself for the full brunt of a winter storm that threatens thousands of Syrian refugees living in makeshift homes across the country.

The full fury of the storm, named Alexa, is expected to hit early Wednesday and last through the weekend, with heavy snow and fierce winds expected across the north and the mountainous Bekaa region, two of the most heavily populated refugee areas.

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