Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 17 June 2019

Watch: Stunning footage of snow-covered Lebanon

Winter storm creates beautiful scenery but it leaves thousands at risk

There's no denying the beauty of the scenery as winter was felt at full force in areas of Lebanon in recent days.

But Storm Norma has created havoc for thousands, as it has displaced Syrian refugees in tented settlements and has submerged streets across Beirut.

The UN refugee agency said 151 sites that are home to some 11,000 Syrians have been heavily affected.


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Updated: January 12, 2019 12:41 PM