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Palestinians of Syria: Trump’s Peace Plan Unwelcome, Our Right of Return Not for Sale

Palestinians of Syria: Trump’s Peace Plan Unwelcome, Our Right of Return Not for Sale

31-01-2020

Protests have been held by Palestinian refugees taking shelter across the Syrian territories in response to the US President Donald Trump’s peace plan, announced on Tuesday. Hundreds of refugees took to the streets in the refugee camps of AlNeirab in

UNRWA Says It Will Keep Up Its UN-Mandated Services for Palestine Refugees

UNRWA Says It Will Keep Up Its UN-Mandated Services for Palestine Refugees

31-01-2020

UNRWA spokesman Sami Mshasha said the agency has no intention to end its operations or transfer its services to another party. In a press statement issued in response to the US President Donald Trump’s announcement of his peace plan, Mshasha

Scores of Palestinians to Go Homeless as Greek Ministry Issues Evacuation Notices

Scores of Palestinians to Go Homeless as Greek Ministry Issues Evacuation Notices

31-01-2020

The Greek Ministry of Citizen Protection issued a decision to evacuate all buildings housing migrant residents who have received visas or subsidiary protection cards in Greece since 2017. The Ministry said the eviction should be carried out no later than

Food Items Handed Over to Displaced Palestinian Families North of Syria

Food Items Handed Over to Displaced Palestinian Families North of Syria

31-01-2020

Khayra Ummah organization distributed 100 food baskets to displaced Palestinian and Syrian families taking refuge in Deir Ballout and Muhammadiya refugee camps, in Efrin region, north of Syria. Palestinian refugees sheltered in Idlib, AlMuhammadiya Camp, and Deir Ballout Camp, in

"Displaced Palestinian Refugees in Jordan’s AlHadiqa Camp Launch Cry for Help"

"Displaced Palestinian Refugees in Jordan’s AlHadiqa Camp Launch Cry for Help"

30-01-2020

Palestinian families from Syria taking shelter in AlHadiqa refugee camp, in Ar-Ramtha city, situated in the far northwest of Jordan, continue to call on the international humanitarian institutions, UNRWA, and the Palestinian Authority to take urgent action in response to

Thousands of Palestinian Families from Syria Torn Apart

Thousands of Palestinian Families from Syria Torn Apart

30-01-2020

After eight years of conflict, Palestinian refugees in and from Syria continue to face significant humanitarian and protection needs. In the absence of a durable political settlement, intense hostilities and violence resulting in deaths and injuries, internal displacement, loss of

Hamas Issues 7th Annual Report about Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon

Hamas Issues 7th Annual Report about Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon

30-01-2020

Hamas Office of Refugee Affairs issued its seventh annual report about the situation of Palestinian refugees from Syria in Lebanon in 2019, eight years after a tide of mass exodus to Lebanon saw the day in December 2012. The report

Relief Items Distributed to Displaced Palestinian Families in Rif Dimashq

Relief Items Distributed to Displaced Palestinian Families in Rif Dimashq

30-01-2020

The Charity Commission for Relief of Palestinian People handed over cash aid to vulnerable Palestinian families in Rif Dimashq in an attempt to enable them to purchase fuel supplies. After eight years of conflict, PRS continue to struggle with dire

Meeting Held in Istanbul to Discuss Situation of Palestinians of Syria

Meeting Held in Istanbul to Discuss Situation of Palestinians of Syria

29-01-2020

The Palestinian Investor Union, in cooperation with the Palestinian community in Turkey, convened on Monday a meeting in Istanbul to discuss the situation of Palestinian refugees from Syria in Turkey. The meeting underscored the economic hardship and legal hurdles faced

Palestinian Refugee Released after 8 Years in Syrian Jails

Palestinian Refugee Released after 8 Years in Syrian Jails

29-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Essam Zuheir AlRdeif, a resident of Daraa camp, south of Syria, was released on Monday following eight years in the Sednaya military prison, in Damascus. Updated statistics by AGPS indicate that 1,780 Palestinian refugees have been secretly

Palestinian Refugee Ahmed AlAmad Forcibly Disappeared in Syria

Palestinian Refugee Ahmed AlAmad Forcibly Disappeared in Syria

29-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Ahmed Shahada AlAmad, born in 1968, has been enduring a mysterious fate in Syrian government prisons. Ahmed, a resident of Yarmouk refugee camp, was kidnapped from AlZahira neighborhood in Damascus on June 6, 2014. His family continues to

Relief Items Distributed to Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon

Relief Items Distributed to Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon

29-01-2020

Sahabat AlAqsa Foundation distributed blankets to some 100 displaced Palestinian families from Syria in Lebanon. Over 470,000 refugees are registered with UNRWA in Lebanon.  About 45 per cent of them live in the country’s 12 refugee camps. Conditions

Orphan Allowances Handed Over to Palestinian Children from Syria in Lebanon

Orphan Allowances Handed Over to Palestinian Children from Syria in Lebanon

29-01-2020

AlSaraa Association, in cooperation with Sahabat AlAqsa Foundation and Helwan Association, handed over orphan allowances to 150 Palestinian children from Syria in Lebanon. The sum covers cash aid for November and December 2019. Some 28,000 Palestinian refugees from Syria

Palestinian Newborn Dies of Medical Neglect in Lebanon

Palestinian Newborn Dies of Medical Neglect in Lebanon

28-01-2020

50-day-old Palestinian baby girl Rasha Issa died on Sunday following weeks of struggle against a life-threatening disease in a Lebanese hospital. The family said Rasha suffers congenital heart defects and was in need of an urgent life-saving surgery worth 12

Palestinian Refugee Appeals for Kidney Donation

Palestinian Refugee Appeals for Kidney Donation

28-01-2020

Palestinian refugee from Syria Mahmoud Hdeiri, from AlNeirab refugee camp, in Aleppo, has launched appeals for a kidney donation to save his life before it is too late. Mahmoud is diagnosed with kidney failure and undergoes hemodialysis sessions. The refugee

45 Palestinian Residents of Hama’s AlAyedeen Camp Pronounced Dead in War-Torn Syria

45 Palestinian Residents of Hama’s AlAyedeen Camp Pronounced Dead in War-Torn Syria

28-01-2020

AGPS documented the death of 54 Palestinian residents of AlAyedeen Camp in Hama between March 15, 2011 and November 2020. The list includes 28 refugees who were tortured to death in government jails, six Palestinians who were gunned down by

Residents of AlHusainiya Refugee Camps Denounce Outages in Telecommunications Network

Residents of AlHusainiya Refugee Camps Denounce Outages in Telecommunications Network

28-01-2020

Residents of AlHusainiya Camp for Palestinian refugees have railed against the blackouts in the landline service and internet connection for over 30 days. Civilians said local authorities attributed the breakdown to problems in the local sanitation network. The residents slammed

AGPS: 616 Palestinian Refugees Tortured to Death in Syrian Jails

AGPS: 616 Palestinian Refugees Tortured to Death in Syrian Jails

27-01-2020

AGPS documented the death of 616 Palestinian refugees under torture in Syrian government prisons since the outburst of the bloody warfare. Updated statistics by AGPS indicate that 1,780 Palestinian refugees have been secretly held behind Syria’s prison bars, among

Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon Denounce Mistreatment by Bank Staff

Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon Denounce Mistreatment by Bank Staff

27-01-2020

Palestinian refugees in Lebanon have called on UNRWA to take urgent action in response to the mistreatment they have reportedly been subjected to by the staff members of Bank MED. The refugees denounced the reluctance maintained by the Bank regarding

Maintenance Works Ongoing in Yarmouk Camp for Palestinian Refugees

Maintenance Works Ongoing in Yarmouk Camp for Palestinian Refugees

27-01-2020

Pro-government sources in Syria said excavation works have been ongoing west of Yarmouk Camp to repair the main water tank in the area. Reports have also emerged on upcoming rubble-clearance works in the ravaged camp. Activists said members of the

Fuel Supplies Distributed in Handarat Camp for Palestinian Refugees

Fuel Supplies Distributed in Handarat Camp for Palestinian Refugees

27-01-2020

Fuel supplies have been distributed in Aleppo’s Handarat Camp for Palestine refugees, north of Syria. Lists of concerned families were prepared sometime earlier using smart cards. Some 50 registered families reportedly received 100 liters of fuel each. The price of

Thousands of Palestinian Students Facing Serious Challenges in Syria

Thousands of Palestinian Students Facing Serious Challenges in Syria

26-01-2020

More than eight years of deadly warfare have imperiled the quality of education and access to educational facilities in the ravaged Syrian territories. Palestinian schoolchildren and university students continue to strive for academic careers that match their dreams for a

3 Palestinian Refugees Arrested by Syrian Security Forces

3 Palestinian Refugees Arrested by Syrian Security Forces

26-01-2020

Three residents of Khan Eshieh camp for Palestinian refugees, in Rif Dimashq, were arreste by the Syrian security forces. An AGPS reporter said security forces from the Saasaa Branch arrested the three residents who came back to Syria from Lebanon

Missile Slammed Into Vicinities of AlNeirab Camp for Palestinian Refugees

Missile Slammed Into Vicinities of AlNeirab Camp for Palestinian Refugees

26-01-2020

A number of missiles rocked the vicinities of Aleppo’s AlNeirab Camp for Palestinian refugees. No injuries were reported among civilians. Activists said the missiles were most probably unleashed by opposition outfits. Sounds of blasts and heavy shootouts between the Syrian

Campaign against Stray Dogs Launched in Syria’s Palestinian Refugee Camps

Campaign against Stray Dogs Launched in Syria’s Palestinian Refugee Camps

26-01-2020

Local authorities in AlSayeda Zeinab, Hjeira, AlSabina, AlHusainiya, and AlDhiabiya, home to hundreds of Palestinian refugee families, have embarked on a campaign to eliminate stray dogs from the area. Over recent years, Palestinian refugees have raised concerns over their children’s

Palestinian Refugees Detained in Thailand Launch Cry for Help

Palestinian Refugees Detained in Thailand Launch Cry for Help

25-01-2020

A number of Palestinian refugees from Syria held at the IDC detention center in Bangkok, in Thailand, have appealed to the international human rights and humanitarian institutions to urgently work on their release from custody, where they have been mistreated

2 Palestinian Refugees from Syria Drown in Evros River

2 Palestinian Refugees from Syria Drown in Evros River

25-01-2020

Two Palestinian refugees from Syria were pronounced dead after they drowned on the perilous journey across the Evros River, near the Turkish-Greek borders. An AGPS reporter said the victims are Yazen Milad Qudsiya, from Handarat refugee camp, and Layth Mohamed

Palestinians from Syria Stranded in Violence-Prone Greek Camp Sound Distress Signals

Palestinians from Syria Stranded in Violence-Prone Greek Camp Sound Distress Signals

25-01-2020

Some 465 Palestinian refugees from Syria have been deeply concerned about their fate in the tension-stricken Moria camp, pitched on the Greek island of Lesbos. Frequent fire outbreaks, suicide attempts, violent confrontations, and killing have turned the refugees’ life into

Palestinian Refugees from Syria Join Pro-Jerusalem Vigil Held in Turkey

Palestinian Refugees from Syria Join Pro-Jerusalem Vigil Held in Turkey

25-01-2020

A number of Palestinian refugees from Syria took part in a Friday vigil staged in AlFateh Mosque square to speak out against Israeli violations in occupied Jerusalem and in solidarity with the Imam of AlAqsa Mosque, Sheikh Ekrema Sabri. The

3 Palestinian Brothers Forcibly Disappeared in Syrian Prisons for 6th Year

3 Palestinian Brothers Forcibly Disappeared in Syrian Prisons for 6th Year

25-01-2020

Three Palestinian brothers from AlTaamari family, sheltered in Yarmouk Camp, have been secretly held in Syrian government prisons for the sixth consecutive year. The refugees were identified as: Khaled Jamal AlTaamari, 26; Mohamed Jamal AlTaamari, 23; and Ahmad Jamal AlTaamari

Over 4,022 Palestinian Refugees from Syria Pronounced Dead due to War-Related Incidents

Over 4,022 Palestinian Refugees from Syria Pronounced Dead due to War-Related Incidents

24-01-2020

AGPS has documented the death of 4,022 Palestinian refugees in Syria, including 484 women and girls, since 2011 as a result of war-related incidents. 1,987 refugees were pronounced dead in 2019 (until October 21), up from 1,953

Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon Appeal for Transfer of UNRWA Cash Aid

Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon Appeal for Transfer of UNRWA Cash Aid

24-01-2020

Palestinian refugees from Syria in Lebanon said they have been unable to withdraw financial aid disbursed by UNRWA from local banks due to technical problems. A number of refugees said their ATM cards are automatically rejected. Activists called on the

Sweden Sets Tough Eligibility Criteria for Palestinian Asylum Seekers

Sweden Sets Tough Eligibility Criteria for Palestinian Asylum Seekers

24-01-2020

Palestinian refugees from Syria in Sweden told AGPS that the Swedish Immigration Agency has imposed tough conditions on refugees holding temporary visas and wishing to obtain permanent visas. The refugees said since mid-July 2016, the Swedish authorities suspended permanent visa

Palestinian Refugee Ahmad Salam Forcibly Disappeared in Syria for 6th Year

Palestinian Refugee Ahmad Salam Forcibly Disappeared in Syria for 6th Year

24-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Ahmad Saad AlDeen Salam has been secretly held in Syrian government jails since 2014. Ahmed was kidnapped on January 5, 2014 from Ali AlWahsh street, in Hjeira town, south of Damascus, as he attempted to flee the then-blockaded

12 Palestinian Refugees from Syria Fatally Shot by Turkish Gendarmerie

12 Palestinian Refugees from Syria Fatally Shot by Turkish Gendarmerie

23-01-2020

12 Palestinian refugees, including three women and a child, were gunned down by Turkish gendarmerie as they attempted to enter the Turkish territories, fleeing war-torn Syria. The list of casualties includes Mohamed Ahmed AlKhalili, from Yarmouk Camp. He was shot

Palestinians from Syria in Sudan Enduring Exacerbated Conditions

Palestinians from Syria in Sudan Enduring Exacerbated Conditions

23-01-2020

Nearly 1,000 Palestinians from Syria have been subjected to abject living conditions in Sudan, where they are treated as foreigners rather than asylum-seekers. Relief institutions have failed to live up to their duties as regards the Palestinian refugee community

Relief Campaign Kick-Started for Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon

Relief Campaign Kick-Started for Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon

23-01-2020

Activists have embarked on a relief campaign aiming to provide humanitarian assistance to the most vulnerable Palestinian families from Syria in Lebanon. The activists called on Palestinian refugees in Europe to donate the price of 1,000 bread bundles in

Palestinian Refugee Hasan Leyla Held in Syrian Gov’t Jail for 7th Year

Palestinian Refugee Hasan Leyla Held in Syrian Gov’t Jail for 7th Year

23-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Hasan Ziad Layla, aged 26, has been enduring a mysterious fate in Syrian state prisons for the 7th consecutive year. Hasan was kidnapped by Syrian security forces from AlKastal School in Yarmouk Camp. His condition and whereabouts remain

Palestinian Refugee Families Facing Squalid Humanitarian Condition in Syria’s AlBal Camp

Palestinian Refugee Families Facing Squalid Humanitarian Condition in Syria’s AlBal Camp

22-01-2020

Some 25 displaced Palestinian families taking refuge in ramshackle and poorly-equipped tents set up in AlBal Camp for Palestinian refugees in Aleppo’s northern outskirts, north of Syria, continue to launch cries for help over their alarming humanitarian condition. The families

248 Palestinian Residents of Khan Eshieh Camp Fall Prey to Enforced Disappearance in Syrian Jails

248 Palestinian Residents of Khan Eshieh Camp Fall Prey to Enforced Disappearance in Syrian Jails

22-01-2020

Some 248 Palestinian residents of Khan Eshieh Camp, in Syria’s Rif Dimashq province, among them women and children, have been secretly held in Syrian government jails. The detainees’ fates and whereabouts have been shrouded in mystery. AGPS documented the death

Palestinian Refugee Muawiya AlFout Secretly Jailed in Syria for 7th Year

Palestinian Refugee Muawiya AlFout Secretly Jailed in Syria for 7th Year

22-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Muawiya AlFout, aged 36, has been secretly detained in Syria’s state run lock-ups for the seventh consecutive year. Muawiya was kidnapped by Syrian government forces on September 20, 2013 at a checkpoint set up near AlSabina, in Damascus

Cash Aid Delivered to Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon

Cash Aid Delivered to Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon

22-01-2020

UNRWA has transferred cash aids for the Palestinians of Syria in Lebanon via ATM cards. Every Palestinian family from Syria received a rental allowance of 150,000 Lebanese pounds and a food allowance worth 40,000 LP per every refugee

Missing Palestinian Refugee Drowns off Croatian Seashore

Missing Palestinian Refugee Drowns off Croatian Seashore

21-01-2020

German police on Sunday told a relative of the Palestinian refugee Ahmed Khalil Ibrahim, born in 1974, that the latter drowned at sea. Ahmed’s relative Tareq Abu Omar said the victim was identified by the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol)

Cancer-Stricken Palestinian Woman Appeals for Urgent Treatment

Cancer-Stricken Palestinian Woman Appeals for Urgent Treatment

21-01-2020

A Palestinian woman displaced from Syria to Lebanon has appealed to UNRWA, Palestinian factions, the Palestinian embassy in Lebanon, and the concerned international humanitarian organizations to help her secure treatment fees after she was diagnosed with breast cancer. The refugee

Palestinian Refugees Suffer Economic Hardship in Syria

Palestinian Refugees Suffer Economic Hardship in Syria

21-01-2020

Palestinian refugees in Syria continue to launch cries for help over their deteriorating humanitarian condition due to the sharp decrease in the exchange rate of the Syrian pound compared to the USD and their lack of access to the local

Water Sanitation Works Launched in Yarmouk Camp

Water Sanitation Works Launched in Yarmouk Camp

21-01-2020

The General Water Company in Damascus embarked on maintenance works to rehabilitate the power network in Yarmouk refugee camp. According to government sources, maintenance works have been ongoing in Yarmouk’s main thoroughfare, near Fayez Halawa clinic and AlWaseem project. Other

Palestinian Refugee from Yarmouk Camp Receives Hamlet Talent Award in Denmark

Palestinian Refugee from Yarmouk Camp Receives Hamlet Talent Award in Denmark

20-01-2020

Palestinian young man from Syria Ahmed Abdul Mahmoud, aged 24, received the 2019 Hamlet Talent Prize after his company came on top of the list of projects established by young men below the age of 30. In 2016, Ahmed embarked

Palestinian Families in Daraa Camp Left without Water for 15th Day

Palestinian Families in Daraa Camp Left without Water for 15th Day

20-01-2020

Residents of the northern neighborhoods of Daraa camp said they have been left without water for nearly 15 days running. Civilians attributed the water scarcity to the closure of water pipelines by local authorities at the claim that water supplies

Migrant Boat from Lebanon Disembarks in Cyprus

Migrant Boat from Lebanon Disembarks in Cyprus

20-01-2020

A boat carrying 12 irregular migrants which set sail from Lebanon’s seashore landed in Cyprus a couple of days ago. The boat was intercepted by the Turkish and Cyprian coast guards. The migrants who were onboard were detained. Activists identified

Relief Items Distributed to Displaced Palestinian Families in Turkey

Relief Items Distributed to Displaced Palestinian Families in Turkey

20-01-2020

Khayra Ummah organization handed over food parcels and coal to displaced Palestinian families in a number of Turkish provinces. The move saw the day in cooperation with the Islamic Society for Relief of Orphans and the Poor in Palestinian territories

Palestinians of Yarmouk Camp Appeal for Urgent Action by PLO

Palestinians of Yarmouk Camp Appeal for Urgent Action by PLO

19-01-2020

Palestinian refugees have called on the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) to live up to its political and moral obligations regarding their unending cries for help. In appeals emailed to AGPS, activists quoted Palestinian refugees displaced from Yarmouk Camp as stating

PLO Delegation Shows Up in Damascus

PLO Delegation Shows Up in Damascus

19-01-2020

A PLO delegation led by member of the Executive Committee Azzam AlAhmad, has been spotted in Damascus. Member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, Wassel Abu Yousef, also appeared during the visit. Member of Fatah’s Central Committee

Clashes Flare Up at Greek Migrant Camp

Clashes Flare Up at Greek Migrant Camp

19-01-2020

Violent clashes erupted in Moria refugee camp, set up on the Greek island of Lesbos. Fighting reportedly erupted by Afghan and Arab migrants using sticks and sharp weapons. Greek police said a Yemeni migrant was fatally stabbed by anonymous persons

Head of U.N. Palestine Refugee Agency: Difficult Year Ahead, amid Israeli Pressure

Head of U.N. Palestine Refugee Agency: Difficult Year Ahead, amid Israeli Pressure

19-01-2020

The interim head of the U.N. agency that aids Palestinian refugees on Thursday accused pro-Israel groups of lobbying foreign parliaments to stop donations, even as it struggled to recover from losing United States funding in 2018. Christian Saunders, in

Despite Hardship, Palestinian Refugee Students in Northern Syria Achieve Excellent Results

Despite Hardship, Palestinian Refugee Students in Northern Syria Achieve Excellent Results

18-01-2020

A number of displaced Palestinian students who have been taking shelter in poorly-equipped tents north of Syria have achieved outstanding academic results, despite the traumatic effects of the Syrian warfare and displacement. Third year secondary school student Amal Issa, displaced

Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon Denounce Absence of Humanitarian Assistance

Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon Denounce Absence of Humanitarian Assistance

18-01-2020

Displaced Palestinian families from Syria in AlMiya wa Miya camp, in Lebanon’s southern city of Sidon, continue to launch distress signals over the exacerbated humanitarian condition. High rates of unemployment and poverty along with the absence of humanitarian assistance have

Committee of Displaced Palestinians Meets with UNRWA Director in Sidon

Committee of Displaced Palestinians Meets with UNRWA Director in Sidon

18-01-2020

Representatives of the Committee of Displaced Families met on Wednesday, January 15, with the head of UNRWA office in Sidon, Ibrahim AlKhatib. The committee sounded the alarm over the squalid economic conditions and frail legal status endured by Palestinian refugees

Palestinian Refugees Look Out for New Decisions as Greece Sets Up New Asylum Ministry

Palestinian Refugees Look Out for New Decisions as Greece Sets Up New Asylum Ministry

18-01-2020

Palestinian refugees have voiced eagerness for positive moves regarding their demands for humanitarian asylum after the center-right Greek government announced on Wednesday its decision to establish a separate ministry of migration affairs. The decision comes as the country struggles to

Palestinian Refugees from Syria Denied Humanitarian Asylum in Neighboring Countries

Palestinian Refugees from Syria Denied Humanitarian Asylum in Neighboring Countries

17-01-2020

Palestinian refugees from Syria have been denied easy access to neighboring countries, including Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, and North African countries. The Turkish embassies have suspended visas for Palestinian refugees from Syria for over five years. Jordan also issued a

Palestinian Refugee Dies in Syria Shootouts

Palestinian Refugee Dies in Syria Shootouts

17-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Bassam Mohamed Abdul Fattah, nicknamed AlJoudi, died of wounds he sustained some 35 days earlier as he joined fierce clashes alongside Liwaa AlQuds group, affiliated with the Syria government, in Deir AlZor, to the northeast of Syria. AGPS

Protests by Palestinian Refugees Ongoing in Sweden over Rejected Asylum Applications

Protests by Palestinian Refugees Ongoing in Sweden over Rejected Asylum Applications

17-01-2020

Palestinian refugees continue to rally in Gustaf Adolfs torg, a town square located in central Gothenburg, Sweden, protesting the rejection of their applications for asylum by the Swedish migration authorities. Activists said local authorities have been treating refugees’ demands on

Relief Items Distributed to Displaced Palestinian Families in Turkey

Relief Items Distributed to Displaced Palestinian Families in Turkey

17-01-2020

Khayra Ummah organization handed over food parcels and coal to displaced Palestinian families in the Turkish provinces, of Konya and Kayseri Kerman. The move saw the day in cooperation with the Islamic Society for Relief of Orphans and the Poor

Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon Launch Cry for Help

Palestinians from Syria in Lebanon Launch Cry for Help

16-01-2020

Palestinian activists and civil society institutions have raised alarm bells over the deteriorating humanitarian condition of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Activists said displaced Palestinian families in Lebanon’s AlBekaa region have been struggling for survival due to the cold weather and

Pro-Gov’t Armed Group in Syria Call for Military Conscription

Pro-Gov’t Armed Group in Syria Call for Military Conscription

16-01-2020

Calls were circulated by Liwaa AlQuds brigade, affiliated with the Syrian government forces, to push for military conscription. Activists have accused the armed group of forcing Palestinian youths taking shelter in refugee camps across Syria to join pro-government military squads

Holders of Palestinian Authority Passports Allowed to Renew Touristic Visas in Turkey

Holders of Palestinian Authority Passports Allowed to Renew Touristic Visas in Turkey

16-01-2020

Head of the Palestinian refugee community in Istanbul, Hazem Antar, said Turkish officials told him Palestinians with Palestinian Authority passports are not prohibited from having their touristic visas renewed. Speaking with Palestinian news sources, Antar said holders of PA passports

Palestinian Refugees Take Part in Arabic Language Seminar in Syria

Palestinian Refugees Take Part in Arabic Language Seminar in Syria

16-01-2020

Palestinian refugees from Syria took part in a seminar about the Arabic Language held at the headquarters of the Columbus Center in the Austrian capital Vienna. Speakers tackled difficulties in Arabic language teaching and communication in Austria and the diaspora

Palestinian Family Appeals for Release of Refugee Woman from Egyptian Jail

Palestinian Family Appeals for Release of Refugee Woman from Egyptian Jail

15-01-2020

Activists and relatives of a Palestinian refugee from Syria have appealed to the Palestine Embassy in Egypt, human rights organizations, and civil society institutions to urge the Egyptian authorities to release her from prison. The family of Hafidha Husain AlSoutari

Palestinian Refugees Overburdened by Travel Document Feees

Palestinian Refugees Overburdened by Travel Document Feees

15-01-2020

Thousands of Palestinians  from Syria who have fled to other destinations have been unable to pay the steep fees of visa-renewal procedures in the new destinations. Renewing travel documents costs up to $300. The applicant is required to pay $800

Palestinian Refugee among 171 Migrants Intercepted in Izmir

Palestinian Refugee among 171 Migrants Intercepted in Izmir

15-01-2020

A total of 171 irregular migrants, including women and children who were trying to reach Greece's islands, were held by Turkish Coast Guard on January 13, 2019 in Menderes and Urla districts of Turkey's Izmir province. The Turkish

Palestinian Woman Aesha AlKafri Forcibly Disappeared in Syria for 7th Year

Palestinian Woman Aesha AlKafri Forcibly Disappeared in Syria for 7th Year

15-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Aesha Mohamed AlKafri, born in 1968, has been secretly incarcerated in Syrian government jails for seven years running. Aesha, a resident of Palestine Street in Yarmouk refugee camp, was kidnapped by government forces at the Batikha checkpoint in

Food Aid Handed Over to Displaced Palestinian Families North of Syria

Food Aid Handed Over to Displaced Palestinian Families North of Syria

15-01-2020

The European AlWafaa Campaign distributed on Monday food parcels to displaced Palestinian and Syrian families taking refuge in I’zaz refugee camp and Efrin area, north of Syria. Families taking shelter in Deir Ballout and AlMuhammadiya refugee camps in Idlib also

AGPS Calls on Palestinian Families to Report Cases of Enforced Disappearance in Syria

AGPS Calls on Palestinian Families to Report Cases of Enforced Disappearance in Syria

14-01-2020

AGPS calls on Palestinian families to register the names of their relatives who have been detained, missing, or killed in war-torn Syria on the group’s official website. Families wishing to report any authentic pieces of information regarding a missing, detained

Syria’s Khan Dannun Camp for Palestinian Refugees Subjected to Dire Conditions in 2019

Syria’s Khan Dannun Camp for Palestinian Refugees Subjected to Dire Conditions in 2019

14-01-2020

Living conditions in Khan Dannun camp sharply deteriorated in 2019 due to the lack of financial resources and high unemployment rates wrought by the raging warfare. A transportation crisis has made life difficult in the camp. Upon more than once

Majority of Palestinians Reject PLA’s Engagement in Syrian Conflict

Majority of Palestinians Reject PLA’s Engagement in Syrian Conflict

14-01-2020

While a number of Palestinians have supported the involvement of the Palestine Liberation Army (PLA) in the Syrian war, the majority oppose such a military intervention, saying the Palestinians should be kept at bay from armed conflicts. Heavy criticism has

Palestinian Girl Israa Khalil Held in Syria Jails since 2013

Palestinian Girl Israa Khalil Held in Syria Jails since 2013

14-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Israa Mohamed Khalil has been secretly held in Syrian government prisons for the seventh consecutive year. Activists quoted an ex-detainee released from Syrian lock-ups as reporting that the Palestinian woman Fidaa Atiyeh Ajaj and her daughters Aya Mohamed

Palestinians in Syria’s Khan Eshieh Camp Facing Squalid Humanitarian Condition

Palestinians in Syria’s Khan Eshieh Camp Facing Squalid Humanitarian Condition

13-01-2020

Palestinian families taking shelter in Khan Eshieh refugee camp, in Rif Dimashq, have appealed to the United Nations Works and Relief Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) and the Palestinian factions to take urgent action regarding the

4 Missiles Slammed Into Vicinities of AlNeirab Camp for Palestinian Refugees

4 Missiles Slammed Into Vicinities of AlNeirab Camp for Palestinian Refugees

13-01-2020

Four missiles fell near AlNeirab refugee camp, in Aleppo. No injuries were reported. Activists said the rockets were most probably unleashed by opposition squads in Syria. All the way through Syria’s nine-year war, AlNeirab Camp has been a hotbed for

Displaced Palestinian Families Raise Concerns over Health Risks of Heating Smokes

Displaced Palestinian Families Raise Concerns over Health Risks of Heating Smokes

13-01-2020

Desperate for warmth, displaced Palestinian and Syrian families taking refuge in under-equipped camps and substandard facilities north of Syria have been burning their clothes and plastic materials to stave off winter cold after they failed to afford firewood and fuel

23 Migrants Die after Europe-Bound Vessels Sink

23 Migrants Die after Europe-Bound Vessels Sink

13-01-2020

At least 12 people have drowned when a boat loaded with asylum seekers sank in the Ionian Sea, according to Greece's coast guard.    "So far 12 bodies have been recovered. The search and rescue operation continues," the

Nightmare of Devastation in Syria’s Yarmouk Camp Haunts Palestinian Schoolchildren

Nightmare of Devastation in Syria’s Yarmouk Camp Haunts Palestinian Schoolchildren

12-01-2020

Palestinian refugees in Syria have to walk past the debris of war everyday to reach their schools in nearby suburbs, enduring a scary journey that never ceases to remind them of the weight of displacement, hardship and the loss of

Palestinian University Student Missing in Damascus

Palestinian University Student Missing in Damascus

12-01-2020

Palestinian university student Omran Ahmad AlAzoun, from Yarmouk Camp, has gone missing in Damascus after he walked out of the College Of Mechanical And Electrical Engineering on way to the Faculty of Law to apply for delaying compulsory military service

Parents Denounce Mistreatment against Palestinian Child by School Teacher in Khan Dannun Refugee Camp

Parents Denounce Mistreatment against Palestinian Child by School Teacher in Khan Dannun Refugee Camp

12-01-2020

The family of Palestinian refugee child Yamen Mohamed Hamid said their son was heavily beaten by an instructor at Jericho School, in Khan Dannoun camp for Palestinian refugees, in Rif Dimashq. The child was reportedly beaten last Tuesday after he

Relief Items Handed Over to Displaced Palestinian Families North of Syria

Relief Items Handed Over to Displaced Palestinian Families North of Syria

12-01-2020

The Turkish Orphanage distributed food aids and relief items to displaced families in Deir Ballout and Muhammadiya refugee camps, north of Syria, in an attempt to alleviate their suffering. Palestinian refugees sheltered north of Syria have been enduring a tragic

2 Palestinian Refugees Subjected to Extra-Judicial Execution South of Syria

2 Palestinian Refugees Subjected to Extra-Judicial Execution South of Syria

11-01-2020

An armed militia affiliated with the Syrian government executed three residents of Daraa, south of Syria, without trial. The victims are Palestinian brothers Abdullah Abdul Kader Jaber and his brother Malek, along with Syrian national Ahmad Khaled AlAsfar. The young

Palestinian Family Distressed as 2 Sons Drown on Migration Route

Palestinian Family Distressed as 2 Sons Drown on Migration Route

11-01-2020

Palestinian youths Mohamed and Muayad Khaled Dalati, from Yarmouk Camp, were pronounced dead after they drowned off the Aegean coast, trying to reach Europe. The refugees boarded a migrant vessel bound for Europe. Mohamed was pronounced dead last week. Muayad

Humanitarian Aid Dispatched from 1948 Occupied Palestine to Displaced Families in Idlib

Humanitarian Aid Dispatched from 1948 Occupied Palestine to Displaced Families in Idlib

11-01-2020

Aid convoys from Palestinian territories occupied in 1948 (present-day Israel) have reached northern Syria in an attempt to assist displaced Palestinian and Syrian families seeking refuge in Idlib province after they were forced out of their homes by the bloody

Relief Items Distributed to Palestinian Children North of Syria

Relief Items Distributed to Palestinian Children North of Syria

11-01-2020

Schoolchildren at AlArkam School, in Nazareth city, in Palestinian territories occupied in 1948, donated a sum of 3,000 USD to children in the northern Syrian province of Idlib and nearby refugee camps. The cash aid was transferred via Kind

Palestinians in Khan Eshieh Refugee Camp Facing Deteriorating Humanitarian Condition

Palestinians in Khan Eshieh Refugee Camp Facing Deteriorating Humanitarian Condition

11-01-2020

Residents of Khan Eshieh refugee camp, located in the western outskirts of Rif Dimashq, continue to denounce their squalid humanitarian condition and the absence of vital services in the area. Civilians said the poor infrastructure and the high rates of

New Novel Narrates Plight of Palestinians of Yarmouk Camp

New Novel Narrates Plight of Palestinians of Yarmouk Camp

11-01-2020

Palestinian writer and critic Nardine Abbas Matar Abu Nabaa released her novel entitled “Seven Hard Years”, published by Dar ElMarafa in Cairo. The novel narrates the plight of displacement and deportation wrought on Palestinian refugees. It tells the story of

UNRWA: Palestinians from Syria Facing Dire Conditions in Jordan

UNRWA: Palestinians from Syria Facing Dire Conditions in Jordan

10-01-2020

UNRWA’s Commissioner-General, Christian Saunders, said Palestine refugees in Jordan, including Palestine Refugees from Syria (PRS), face social and economic hardships with dwindling employment opportunities, particularly for women and young people. “The agency’s severe financial shortfall threatens our ability to sustain

Palestinian Refugees Rally in Sweden after Authorities Deny Them Right to Asylum

Palestinian Refugees Rally in Sweden after Authorities Deny Them Right to Asylum

10-01-2020

Palestinian refugees have staged a vigil in Gustaf Adolfs torg, a town square located in central Gothenburg, Sweden, protesting the rejection of their applications for asylum by the Swedish migration authorities. Members of the Asylum Seekers Association in Sweden said

56 Palestinians from Syria Drowned on Migration Route

56 Palestinians from Syria Drowned on Migration Route

10-01-2020

  56 Palestinians from Syria, mostly women, children, and elderly refugees, drowned onboard the death boats to Europe, fleeing the tattered Syrian territories. A number of casualties breathed their last off the Libyan seashores on way to Italy while others

Relief Items Distributed to Displaced Families North of Syria

Relief Items Distributed to Displaced Families North of Syria

10-01-2020

The Palestinians of Syria Commission for Relief and Development distributed food items to displaced Palestinian and Syrian families in northern Syria. Families taking shelter in Efrin region and Maarat AlNu’men, north of Syria, received meat portions. Meals were also delivered

AGPS: 70 Palestinian Refugees from Syria Pronounced Dead in 2019

AGPS: 70 Palestinian Refugees from Syria Pronounced Dead in 2019

09-01-2020

AGPS documented the death of 70 Palestinian refugees in 2019, down from 276 in 2018. The list includes 50 civilians, among them three women and eight children. 29 Palestinians from AlNeirab also died under torture in Syrian government prisons and

Palestinian Refugee Assassinated in Southern Syria

Palestinian Refugee Assassinated in Southern Syria

09-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Husain Amin AlLaheibi, born in 1995, was assassinated by anonymous gunmen on Tuesday in AlMuzeireeb town, in Daraa’s western outskirts. An AGPS correspondent said Dhiaa was fatally shot by unidentified gunmen while he was inside a motorcycle repair

Residents of AlHusainiya Camp Denounce Health Risks of Garbage Burning

Residents of AlHusainiya Camp Denounce Health Risks of Garbage Burning

09-01-2020

Civilians taking shelter in Syria’s AlHusainiya Camp for Palestinian refugees, in Rif Dimashq, raised concerns over the health hazards inflicted by garbage burning across residential alleyways. The residents said local authorities have been burning trash across residential neighborhoods instead of

Yarmouk Children Join Schools outside Their Camp

Yarmouk Children Join Schools outside Their Camp

09-01-2020

Palestinian children taking refuge in Yarmouk Camp, in Damascus, have joined their schools in AlZahira area after Yarmouk schools were damaged in the warfare. Education chief in Yarmouk Camp, Walid AlKurdi, said schoolchildren have been transferred to their schools outside

Palestinian Brother Drowns off Aegean Coast, Brother Missing

Palestinian Brother Drowns off Aegean Coast, Brother Missing

08-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Mohamed Khaled Dalati, raised in Syria’s Yarmouk Camp, was pronounced dead after he drowned off the Aegean seashore. His brother Khaled has gone missing. The refugees boarded a migrant vessel bound for Europe. AGPS could not identify the

Palestinian Activist Urges Palestinian Refugees to Wage Legal Battle to Return to Yarmouk Camp

Palestinian Activist Urges Palestinian Refugees to Wage Legal Battle to Return to Yarmouk Camp

08-01-2020

Palestinian lawyer Nour AlDeen AlSaman, a resident of Yarmouk Camp, called on Palestinian refugees who used to take shelter in the camp to file lawsuits in order to return to their homes and retrieve their properties. AlSaman’s calls came in

Rights Group Condemns Arbitrary Arrests Targeting Palestinian Refugees South of Damascus

Rights Group Condemns Arbitrary Arrests Targeting Palestinian Refugees South of Damascus

08-01-2020

The Violations Documentation Center in Syria (VDC) strongly condemned the recent abduction sweep launched by Syrian security forces against Palestinian students south of Damascus. VDC expressed deep concern over projected torture scenarios to be perpetrated by the Syrian security forces

Cash-Stripped Palestinian Refugees Deprived of UNRWA Aid North of Syria

Cash-Stripped Palestinian Refugees Deprived of UNRWA Aid North of Syria

08-01-2020

Palestinian refugees in northern Syria continue to rail against the apathy maintained by the UN Works and Relief Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) regarding their appeals for urgent humanitarian assistance. Palestinian families who have been displaced from Yarmouk and Khan

Palestinian Refugee Mootaz Bakr Secretly Held in Syrian Prison for 7th Year

Palestinian Refugee Mootaz Bakr Secretly Held in Syrian Prison for 7th Year

08-01-2020

The family of the Palestinian refugee Mootaz Mohamed Bakr, a resident of AlAyedeen Camp in Hums, continues to appeal to the human rights institutions to work on revealing their son’s condition and whereabouts. Bakr was kidnapped by the Syrian government

2 Palestinians from Yarmouk Camp Pronounced Dead in Idlib

2 Palestinians from Yarmouk Camp Pronounced Dead in Idlib

07-01-2020

Two Palestinian refugees from Yarmouk Camp were killed in the northern Syrian province of Idlib after they fought alongside the Syrian opposition groups against government forces. Their names have been kept secret by AGPS over security concerns. AGPS has documented

Palestinians in Syria Refugee Camp Denounce Bread Crisis

Palestinians in Syria Refugee Camp Denounce Bread Crisis

07-01-2020

Residents of Khan Dannun Camp for Palestinian refugees in Rif Dimashq continue to denounce the poor-quality bread sold in the area, saying worms and insects have been spotted inside bread loafs. The locals said bread is unfit for human consumption

Palestinians of Syria Slam Tough Citizenship Conditions Set by Turkey

Palestinians of Syria Slam Tough Citizenship Conditions Set by Turkey

07-01-2020

The Turkish government stipulated that Palestinian refugees with Palestinian travel documents wishing to obtain Turkish citizenship must be owners of a property worth 250,000 USD, have a fixed investment capital of 500,000 USD, and deposit a sum 500

Palestinian Woman Wahiba Abu Jamous Forcibly Disappeared in Syrian Jail

Palestinian Woman Wahiba Abu Jamous Forcibly Disappeared in Syrian Jail

07-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Wahiba Muhy AlDeen Abu Jamous, from Yarmouk Camp, has been enduring a mysterious fate in Syrian government prisons for nearly five years. Wahiba along with her husband and two kids were kidnapped by Syrian security forces at AlAridha

56 Palestinian Children Arrested by Syrian Security Forces South of Damascus

56 Palestinian Children Arrested by Syrian Security Forces South of Damascus

06-01-2020

56 Palestinian children were arrested by the Syrian security forces in Yalda town, south of Damascus, after schoolchildren from AlJarmak School tore a poster of the Syrian president. An AGPS reporter said Syrian officers raided AlJarmak School and arrested 20

Palestinian Refugees in Syria Urge UNRWA to Deliver Much-Needed Food Aid

Palestinian Refugees in Syria Urge UNRWA to Deliver Much-Needed Food Aid

06-01-2020

Palestinian refugees in Syria have called on the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) and the General Authority for Palestinian Arab Refugees (GAPAR) to resume its food assistance services for thousands of families scattered across the war-torn

Over 30 Migrants Sustain Food-Borne Infections on Greek Island

Over 30 Migrants Sustain Food-Borne Infections on Greek Island

06-01-2020

More than 30 cases of food poisoning have been spotted among migrants taking refuge on the Greek island of Leros, according to activists. The affected migrants, mostly children, were taken by ambulances to a local hospital for treatment. The activists

Over 37,000 Irregular Migrants Deported from Turkey in 2019

Over 37,000 Irregular Migrants Deported from Turkey in 2019

06-01-2020

Since the eruption of the bloody civil war in Syria in 2011, Turkey has taken in millions of refugees who fled their country, making Turkey the world’s top refugee-hosting country, the city governor said Saturday. Yerlikaya also underlined that 37

AGPS: 616 Palestinian Refugees Tortured to Death in Syrian Jails

AGPS: 616 Palestinian Refugees Tortured to Death in Syrian Jails

05-01-2020

AGPS documented the death of 616 Palestinian refugees under torture in Syrian government prisons since the outburst of the bloody warfare. Updated statistics by AGPS indicate that 1,780 Palestinian refugees have been secretly held behind Syria’s prison bars, among

General Authority for Refugees Urges UNRWA to Follow Up on Situation in Palestinian Refugee Camps

General Authority for Refugees Urges UNRWA to Follow Up on Situation in Palestinian Refugee Camps

05-01-2020

The General Authority for Palestinian Arab Refugees (GAPAR) urged the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) to enhance its follow-up mechanisms in 2020 regarding the situation in Palestinian refugee camps in and around Damascus. In a

Deaths Reported as Migrant Boat Sinks Off Turkish Coast

Deaths Reported as Migrant Boat Sinks Off Turkish Coast

05-01-2020

Eight people, including three women, have drowned after a boat carrying migrants sank off Turkey's Aegean coast, Turkey's Ministry of Interior has said. A ministry statement on Friday said a rubber boat with about 15 people on board

Leisure Activities Held for Children in Syria’s AlAyedeen Camp

Leisure Activities Held for Children in Syria’s AlAyedeen Camp

05-01-2020

leisure activities were held by the Palestinian Scouts Club in Hums, where hundreds of Palestinian refugee children have been born and raised. Palestinians taking shelter in AlAyedeen Camp in Hums have been facing a deteriorating humanitarian situation as a result

AGPS: Over 100 Palestinian Women Forcibly Disappeared in Syrian Jails

AGPS: Over 100 Palestinian Women Forcibly Disappeared in Syrian Jails

04-01-2020

AGPS has documented the secret detention of 109 Palestinian women and girls in Syria’s government prisons. AGPS also documented the death of over 30 Palestinian women and girls under torture in Syria’s state-run penal complexes. AGPS believes the numbers to

Palestinians Sheltered in Syria

Palestinians Sheltered in Syria's Alayedeen Camp of Hama City Sound Distress Signals

04-01-2020

Palestinians taking shelter in AlYedeen Camp in Hama have been facing a deteriorating humanitarian situation as a result of the price leap, absence of stable financial resources, the sharp shortage in fuel supplies, frequent power blackouts, and absence of humanitarian

Humanitarian Condition in Syria’s AlSabina Camp for Palestinian Refugees Exacerbated by Stray Dogs

Humanitarian Condition in Syria’s AlSabina Camp for Palestinian Refugees Exacerbated by Stray Dogs

04-01-2020

Residents of AlSabina Camp for Palestinian refugees, in Rif Dimashq, continue to raise concerns over their children’s safety as packs of stray dogs continue to be spotted in and around the camp. The refugees have appealed to the concerned authorities

Palestinian Refugees Rail Against Horrendous Conditions on Greek Island

Palestinian Refugees Rail Against Horrendous Conditions on Greek Island

04-01-2020

Palestinian and Syrian migrants who have sought shelter in Moria refugee camp, pitched on the Greek island of Mytilene, took to the streets, speaking up against the squalid humanitarian conditions they have been facing. The refugees also denounced the crackdowns

UNRWA Says Resettlement of Palestine Refugees Falls outside of Its Mandate

UNRWA Says Resettlement of Palestine Refugees Falls outside of Its Mandate

03-01-2020

Director General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) in Lebanon, Claudio Cordone, said resettling Palestinian refugees in a third country does not make part of the Agency’s mission. Cordone said in a statement that

Palestinian Child Injured by Bullet Fire in Syria

Palestinian Child Injured by Bullet Fire in Syria

03-01-2020

Five-year-old Palestinian child Mustafa Rami, raised in Syria’s Jaramana refugee camp, in Rif Dimashq, was injured by bullet fire on the New Year’s eve. The Emergency Department at Syria’s Health Ministry said on Wednesday that one person died and 18

35 Palestinian Members of Fatah AlIntifada Group Killed in Syria’s Warfare

35 Palestinian Members of Fatah AlIntifada Group Killed in Syria’s Warfare

03-01-2020

AGPS documented the death of 35 Palestine refugees affiliated with Fatah AlIntifada group, as they fought alongside the Syrian government forces across the war-torn country. The list includes gunmen who died in fierce shootouts with ISIS and AlNusra Front in

Palestinian Refugee Nidhal Mohamed Enduring Mysterious Fate in Syrian State Jail

Palestinian Refugee Nidhal Mohamed Enduring Mysterious Fate in Syrian State Jail

03-01-2020

Palestinian refugee Nidhal Ismail Mohammed, who used to take shelter in Jilin, south of Syria, has been locked up in Syrian state jails for the seventh consecutive year. His family and friends continue to appeal for information over his condition

4,013 Palestinian Refugees from Syria Pronounced Dead until End of 2019

4,013 Palestinian Refugees from Syria Pronounced Dead until End of 2019

02-01-2020

AGPS has documented the death of 4,013 Palestinian refugees from Syria, including hundreds of women and children, since 2011, as a result of war-related incidents. AGPS found out that hundreds of refugees were killed under shelling and hundreds of

Murderer of Palestinian Refugee and Her Daughter Sentenced to Death

Murderer of Palestinian Refugee and Her Daughter Sentenced to Death

02-01-2020

The Damascus Criminal Court issued on Tuesday a death sentence against the 20-year-old student Fares Haitham Taameh, on charges of killing the Palestinian doctor Lara Hisham Hasan Shehadeh and her child Lama on April 19, 2018, in their house in

Documentation Center Calls on Palestinians in Aleppo’s Outskirts to Sign Up for Identity Documents

Documentation Center Calls on Palestinians in Aleppo’s Outskirts to Sign Up for Identity Documents

02-01-2020

The Documentation Center of Palestinian Refugees in Northern Syria called on displaced Palestinian refugees in Idlib and Aleppo’s northern suburbs to show up at the center in order to register their personal information and obtain the necessary identity documents. The

Relief Aids Handed Over to Displaced Palestinian Families North of Syria

Relief Aids Handed Over to Displaced Palestinian Families North of Syria

02-01-2020

The Palestinians of Syria Commission for Relief and Development distributed fuel supplies to families displaced from Maarat AlNomen to Harnaboush town, north of Syria. The charity also installed 16 residential makeshift tents to displaced families. Along similar lines, Khayra Ummah

18 Palestinian Journalists Killed in War-Torn Syria

18 Palestinian Journalists Killed in War-Torn Syria

01-01-2020

In data released on the Day of Solidarity with Palestinian Journalists, marked on December 31, AGPS said it has kept record of the death and abduction of several Palestinian journalists in war-torn Syria. At least 18 Palestinian journalists were killed

DFLP: 75% of Palestinian Refugees in Syria Fled their Camps

DFLP: 75% of Palestinian Refugees in Syria Fled their Camps

01-01-2020

Member of the political bureau of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP) in Syria, Hasan Abdul Hamid, said the warfare led to the displacement of 58% of Palestinian refugees from their camps and residential communities. He said

“Palestinians of Syria: Between Violation of Rights and Challenges of Identity” Sees the Day

“Palestinians of Syria: Between Violation of Rights and Challenges of Identity” Sees the Day

01-01-2020

Omran Strategic Studies Center has published a book entitled “Palestinians of Syria…Violation of Rights and Identity Challenges” written by lawyer Ayman Fahmi Abu Hashem. The 100-page book tackles the repercussions of the Syrian conflict on the legal situation of Palestinian

Bread Loafs Distributed to Displaced Palestinians North of Syria

Bread Loafs Distributed to Displaced Palestinians North of Syria

01-01-2020

Ahl AlKheir charity distributed on Tuesday bread loafs to displaced Palestinian and Syrian families in Deir Ballout and AlMuhammadiya refugee camps, in the northern Syrian province of Idlib, in an attempt to alleviate their alarming humanitarian condition. Hundreds of displaced