UNHCR Official: 88% of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon Want to Return Home

The head of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) mission in Lebanon, Mireille Girard, on Sunday said 88 percent of Syrian refugees living in Lebanon want to return to their country. According to the National News Agency, Girard noted that "practical" concerns, not the delay in reaching a political settlement, are preventing their return.