14 Palestinian refugees killed in Syria’s camps within 24 hours

Overview | The Genocide on Palestinian Refugees in Syria

[ PIC 20/03/2013 – 09:41 PM ]

images_News_2013_03_20_yarmouk-rc-martyrs_300_0[1]DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Fourteen Palestinian refugees died in the bombing that targeted the Palestinian refugee camps in Syria, near the capital Damascus, within the past twenty-four hours.

The Working group for Palestinians in Syria reported in a press release on Wednesday that two Palestinians and a Syrian citizen were killed during the shelling of Orouba neighborhood in the Yarmouk refugee camp, in southern Damascus, while another refugee died in shelling of the entrance to the camp on Wednesday morning.

The Working Group added that another young man died from wounds he sustained few days ago and that seven Palestinians were killed by the bombing of the town of al-Dhobabiya and the Husseiniya camp on the fringes of Damascus.

The sources also reported that two Palestinian women died from wounds they sustained during attacks and that a Palestinian youth from the residents of Khan Eshieh refugee camp was killed during clashes in the vicinity of Khan Danon camp.

The Working Group noted that the camps of Yarmouk, Husseiniya, Ramdan, Khan Eshieh, Sbeineh and Neirab have been exposed to heavy shelling.


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