Lebanese Hit Back at Syrians Sapping Business in Slowing Economy

Lebanese Hit Back at Syrians Sapping Business in Slowing Economy

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The war in Syria has forced more than 1.2 million Syrians to flee across the border to Lebanon, where a backlash is brewing against illegal businesses as the country of 4.3 million people struggles with an economy growing at less than a third of the rate it was before the conflict started.