Fire kills six people at Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon

June 1, 2015 1:27 PM

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BEIRUT At least six people were killed when dozens of tents at a Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley caught fire on Monday, security sources said.

At least 160 of the roughly 300 tents, which housed around 600 people, were burned and several people were missing, the sources said, adding that the cause of the fire was not immediately known.

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