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Angelina Jolie makes plea for Syrian child refugees

24 February 2014 Last updated at 17:30 GMT

Actress and UN special envoy Angelina Jolie has made a surprise visit to Lebanon to draw attention to the challenges facing thousands of Syrian refugee children.

Jolie met Lebanese Prime Minister Tammam Salam on Monday and spoke of the plight of Syrian refugees.

Earlier in the three-day visit, she met unaccompanied children living in the eastern Bekaa Valley, home to many of the poorest Syrian refugees in Lebanon.

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