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UN refugee agency decries growing "anti-Syrian" hostility in Egypt

By Reuters | Fri, 26 Jul 2013 12:28 PM
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GENEVA, July 26 (Reuters) - Egyptian authorities have arbitrarily arrested and detained Syrian refugees as sentiment against them grows, the United Nations refugee agency said on Friday.

The climate of hostility has increased since the Egyptian army seized power this month, human rights groups say. More than 90,000 Syrians are believed to have come to Egypt to escape the civil war, now in its third ...

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