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War in Syria cuts life expectancy by twenty years -- study

Palestinians and Syrians putting their lives in hands of human traffickers in bid to reach Europe.

Uprooted by Israel, abandoned by the world: the plight of Palestine's refugees

Charlotte Silver
San Francisco
10 March 2015

Palestinians have been denied protections guaranteed to victims of war and persecution.

9,500 Palestinians still living in Gaza UN schools

Rami Almeghari
6 March 2015

“I cannot even describe how miserable our life is,” says farmer who lost everything.

Palestinian and Syrian refugees go on hunger strike in Egyptian jail

Crackdown “a result of a shift in Egypt’s foreign policy on Syria” following July 2013 coup, says monitoring group.

School near Nablus repeatedly attacked by Israel

Violent incidents against West Bank schools tripled over the past two years.

"Gaza is on the verge of collapsing," aid monitors say

Sarah Levy
9 February 2015

Palestinians in Gaza launch aid monitoring group in response to lack of international aid to rebuild more than 100,000 homes.

Violence prevents food aid to Yarmouk, where refugees live on one meal per day

United Nations says it has been unable to successfully deliver aid since 6 December.

UN halts aid to Gaza homeless after funding shortfall

Palestinians in Gaza reminded yet again that they are left to fend for themselves.

Gaza struggles with lack of shelter caused by two Israeli wars

Rami Almeghari
6 January 2015

The summer attack has added to the unresolved crisis caused by “Operation Cast Lead” six years ago.

"Siding with life in the face of death": photographer captures siege on Palestinians in Syria

Budour Youssef Hassan
17 December 2014

An award-winning young Palestinian photographer reflects on life in the war-torn refugee camp in Syria.

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