Refugees

Korea Contributes US$ 450,000 to Improve Health and Well-Being of Palestine Refugee Girls in...

PALESTINOW.COM -- The Government of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) has contributed US$ 450,000 to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) to help provide...

Daesh tightens grip on Yarmouk refugee camp

DAMASCUS, PALESTINOW.COM -- ISIS tightened grip on areas led by Tahrir al-Sham west of Yarmouk camp for Palestinian refugees, south of Damascus and prevented civilians from entering much-needed foodstuff, a rights watchdog reported. According to a...

1,183 Palestinians missing in Syria

SYRIA, PALESTINOW.COM -- Around 1,183 Palestinians have gone missing in Syria since the start of the campaign to oust Bashar al-Assad, a report said. In a report released on Monday, the Task Group for Palestinians in Syria...

Life in a Palestinian Refugee Camp

It is predawn, and Sameetha has overslept. Bashir, her husband, calls her. He speaks in Arabic: “Come on, you’ve overslept. Get dressed. Make my coffee. I must be off to work.” I do not understand...

Over 3,000 Palestinian refugees killed in Syrian warfare

PALESTINOW.COM -- The London-based Action Group for the Palestinians of Syria (AGPS) kept record of the death of 3,443 Palestinian refugees in the raging Syrian warfare, according to a Saturday report. According to AGPS data, 3,443...

UN struggles to rebuild Palestinian refugee camp

Destroyed in 2007 clashes, Lebanon's Nahr al-Bared camp is now in the midst of a reconstruction process. by Stephen Starr Nahr al-Bared camp, Lebanon - Souafa Abbas has lived in a temporary shelter in Nahr al-Bared, a Palestinian...