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  11/5/2012, Cheshvan 20, 5773

20 Killed in Syrian 'Palestinian Refugee' Camp

At least 20 people were killed on Sunday night in an explosion at the Yarmouk area on the outskirts of Damascus, which serves as a camp for people registered as Palestinian refugees.

According to Syrian opposition activists, the blast was part of an assault by the Syrian army on rebel positions in the camp.