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'March of the Return' on the Lebanese border?

'March of the Return' on the Lebanese border?

Palestinian organization proposes holding rallies along Lebanese border with Israel to force the international community to take action.Dalit Halevi, 28/07/2019 05:41
A Palestinian 'intifada' in Lebanon

A Palestinian 'intifada' in Lebanon

Riots in Palestinian "refugee camps" in Lebanon in protest against the government's decision to act against foreign workers.Dalit Halevi, 17/07/2019 05:35
Lebanese campaign targets foreign workers

Lebanese campaign targets foreign workers

Hamas asking Lebanese authorities to cancel policy against foreign workers, which could harm Palestinian Arabs living in the country.Dalit Halevi, 15/07/2019 06:12
Lebanon: No to naturalization of 'Palestinian refugees'

Lebanon: No to naturalization of 'Palestinian refugees'

Lebanese Foreign Minister: "Palestinian refugees" must return to "Palestine".Dalit Halevi, 26/05/2019 05:49
Lebanon refuses to grant citizenship to 'Palestinian refugees'

Lebanon refuses to grant citizenship to 'Palestinian refugees'

Lebanon’s Foreign Minister says his country will never agree to grant Lebanese citizenship to so-called "Palestinian refugees".Dalit Halevi, 14/09/2018 06:44
Report: Jared Kushner working to close UNWRA

Report: Jared Kushner working to close UNWRA

Jared Kushner is working to discover true number of refugees, close UNRWA, report says.Nitsan Keidar, 04/08/2018 21:32
Erekat: No to reduction in number of 'refugees'

Erekat: No to reduction in number of 'refugees'

PA officials oppose any change in the definition of "Palestinian refugees" as part of Trump administration's peace efforts.Dalit Halevi, 31/07/2018 05:42
'Palestinian refugees' leaving Lebanon en masse

'Palestinian refugees' leaving Lebanon en masse

Half the "Palestinian refugees" in Lebanon have emigrated abroad. Hamas official fears the phenomenon will affect the "right of return".Dalit Halevi, 24/11/2017 04:46
Liberman: Allow 'Palestinian refugees' to live in PA areas

Liberman: Allow 'Palestinian refugees' to live in PA areas

Defense Minister suggests “Palestinian refugees” could be allowed to return to Judea and Samaria. Bennett: We will not allow it.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/06/2017 20:44
Report: 1,000 Palestinian Arabs have fled from Syria to Gaza

Report: 1,000 Palestinian Arabs have fled from Syria to Gaza

Nearly 3,500 Palestinian Arabs have been killed in Syrian Civil War. Nearly 80,000 flee to Europe. 1,000 flee to Gaza.Gary Willig, 20/02/2017 17:55
New Arab city refuses to take in UNRWA 'refugees'

New Arab city refuses to take in UNRWA 'refugees'

"Refugee suffering" carries no weight with city developers.Hillel Fendel, 30/08/2016 02:15
Jordan: Death sentence for 'refugee camp' attacker

Jordan: Death sentence for 'refugee camp' attacker

Jordanian court sentences a man to death for killing five intelligence agents in a Palestinian Arab “refugee camp” in June.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/08/2016 04:46
Three killed in Syrian 'Palestinian refugee camp'

Three killed in Syrian 'Palestinian refugee camp'

Three killed and another five injured in airstrikes targeting the Khan al-Shih neighborhood southwest of Damascus.Ben Ariel, 06/07/2016 04:44
Jordan arrests suspect in Palestinian camp attack

Jordan arrests suspect in Palestinian camp attack

Jordanian security forces arrest a suspect in the attack on a security office in Baqaa, near Amman.Ben Ariel, 07/06/2016 00:16
UNRWA inflates number of refugees

UNRWA inflates number of refugees

Ex-Israeli ambassador compiles a list of sound bites that explain the background of the "Palestinian refugees."Hillel Fendel, 30/05/2016 02:16
'Palestinian 'refugees' to return - to Israel'

'Palestinian 'refugees' to return - to Israel'

PLO official claims Palestinian Arabs are really 'refugees living in the Palestinian state' in bizarre logic to take Israel from the Jews.Tova Dvorin, 22/05/2016 10:34
Chinese dissident artist documents Gaza's 'plight'

Chinese dissident artist documents Gaza's 'plight'

Ai Weiwei films in Gaza as part of his global refugee crisis documentary, while lamenting 'long history' of 'Palestinian refugees.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2016 19:00
A fifth of Syria's Palestinians have fled

A fifth of Syria's Palestinians have fled

UNRWA reports around 120,000 Palestinians have fled to Europe, as well as Asia and Latin America.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2016 17:30
Sweden gives $8 million for 'Palestinian refugees'

Sweden gives $8 million for 'Palestinian refugees'

Swedes announce UNRWA aid, after last year giving $45 million. UN body, previously linked to incitement, demands $817 million.Dalit Halevi, 09/05/2016 22:34
Palestinian UNRWA revolt reaches Judea-Samaria

Palestinian UNRWA revolt reaches Judea-Samaria

After 'refugees' in Lebanon shut offices over no more free health care, new protest is to block UNRWA cars and facilities over cash card.Ari Yashar, 08/05/2016 18:49
Palestinians shut UNRWA for ending free healthcare

Palestinians shut UNRWA for ending free healthcare

For two days straight Palestinians in Lebanon shutter UNRWA offices in protest of no longer having 100% of treatment funded by UN.Ari Yashar, 06/05/2016 12:13
Watch: Why are there still Palestinian refugees?

Watch: Why are there still Palestinian refugees?

Prager University video posted Monday reveals the sordid truth about the longest lasting refugee population in world history.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2016 17:29
End the 'Palestinian Refugee' Gravy Train in the 'West Bank'

End the 'Palestinian Refugee' Gravy Train in the 'West Bank'

Changed the name? Accept the consequences. David Singer, 03/03/2016 08:33
Open letter to UN Amb. Samantha Power as she visits Jerusalem

Open letter to UN Amb. Samantha Power as she visits Jerusalem

This is an  opportunity to reform UNRWA policies - using the information in this letter. David Bedein, 14/02/2016 22:09
Israel abuses refugees? Look at rest of the world

Israel abuses refugees? Look at rest of the world

New study reveals that, while foreign countries claim Israel abuses Palestinian refugees, they treat own refugees worse.Shimon Cohen, 14/01/2016 08:23
Palestinians have become Obsessive “Tragedy Tourists”

Palestinians have become Obsessive “Tragedy Tourists”

Every tragedy in the world during the past few decades has immediately been followed by “but have you seen what the Jews are doing to the Palestinians?” Ryan Bellerose, 10/09/2015 20:35
1000s of Lebanon 'Palestinian Refugees' Displaced

1000s of Lebanon 'Palestinian Refugees' Displaced

UNRWA reports up to 3,000 displaced as 'refugee camp' gun battles between Fatah and Jund al-Sham spin out of control.Ari Yashar, 26/08/2015 08:26
Lebanese 'Palestinian Camp' in Faction Gunbattles

Lebanese 'Palestinian Camp' in Faction Gunbattles

Apparently one-sided 'ceasefire' declared by Fatah after Jund al-Sham tries to assassinate its security chief in 'refugee camp.'Ari Yashar, 24/08/2015 08:44
Hamas Threatens UNRWA With Violence

Hamas Threatens UNRWA With Violence

Hamas calls UNRWA bankruptcy leading to school closure a 'political game,' threatens that situation may 'spin out of control.'Dalit Halevy, 29/07/2015 07:54
Bankrupt UNRWA to Close 'Refugee' Schools

Bankrupt UNRWA to Close 'Refugee' Schools

With $101 million deficit, UNRWA announces it may have to close 700 schools - several of which were used by Hamas to store rockets.Dalit Halevy, 02/07/2015 14:02
Gazans Upset with UNRWA Aid to Brethren in Syria

Gazans Upset with UNRWA Aid to Brethren in Syria

As resources are transferred to survivors of besieged, starving Yarmouk neighborhood, protests held in Gaza against budget cuts.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 10/06/2015 08:21
Turkey Deports Palestinians into War-Torn Syria

Turkey Deports Palestinians into War-Torn Syria

NGO reports that Turkey forced nine Palestinians to return to Syria after they were arrested while trying to flee to Greece.Matt Wanderman, 02/06/2015 17:20
UNRWA Chief: Plight of Yarmouk is 'Critical'

UNRWA Chief: Plight of Yarmouk is 'Critical'

Head of UNRWA says the situation for Palestinian Arabs in the Yarmouk neighborhood is "absolutely critical".Ben Ariel, 02/06/2015 04:42
'Palestinian Refugees' Demand 'Right of Return'

'Palestinian Refugees' Demand 'Right of Return'

'Palestinian Diaspora in Europe' conference lists fundamental principles, by which their return to 'Palestine' is valid for all eternity.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 27/04/2015 08:01
UN Demands That Aid be Allowed into Yarmouk

UN Demands That Aid be Allowed into Yarmouk

Security Council demands that aid workers be allowed to distribute supplies to "Palestinian refugees" in Damascus.Ben Ariel, 21/04/2015 02:15
UN Security Council Demands Access to Yarmouk

UN Security Council Demands Access to Yarmouk

After briefing by UNRWA on terrible situation in Palestinian refugee camp, Security Council demands access to provide humanitarian aid.Cynthia Blank, 06/04/2015 22:09
MK Tibi: Arab World Letting Yarmouk Siege Happen

MK Tibi: Arab World Letting Yarmouk Siege Happen

Calling ISIS siege 'a crime against humanity,' MK Ahmed Tibi accuses international community of ignoring and even perpetuating violence.Cynthia Blank, 06/04/2015 19:23
Palestinians Repel ISIS in Syrian Refugee Camp

Palestinians Repel ISIS in Syrian Refugee Camp

Palestinian and Syrian fighters were able Thursday to retake control of a large refugee camp in Damascus seized by ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/04/2015 11:10
Copenhagen Terrorist Had History of Crime

Copenhagen Terrorist Had History of Crime

Danish media say Copenhagen gunman Omar El-Hussein had “a history of violent crime” and had only been freed from jail two weeks ago.Ben Ariel, 16/02/2015 06:14
Permitless Entry For Foreign 'Palestinians'

Permitless Entry For Foreign 'Palestinians'

'Palestinians' born abroad under age 14 allowed to enter Judea Samaria without permit and be put on PA population register.Ari Yashar, 29/10/2014 01:12
Former MK: Time to Expose the Lie that is UNRWA

Former MK: Time to Expose the Lie that is UNRWA

Former MK Dr. Einat Wilf says that instead of helping to solve the "Palestinian refugee problem", UNRWA helps to perpetuate it.Benny Toker, 13/08/2014 05:43
PLO UK Ambassador Opposes Abbas's Position

PLO UK Ambassador Opposes Abbas's Position

PLO envoy differs with Abbas, calls for recognition of Jewish state, limited 'right of return,' and 'settlement blocs' annexed by Israel.Ari Yashar, 12/06/2014 18:23
UN Debates Perpetuation of 'Palestinian Refugees'

UN Debates Perpetuation of 'Palestinian Refugees'

Discussion held about UN org that focuses on 'Palestinians,' grants 'inherited' refugee status and reportedly radicalizes kids.Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 19/05/2014 09:35
Lebanon Deports 'Palestinian Refugees' to Syria

Lebanon Deports 'Palestinian Refugees' to Syria

41 refuge seekers sent back to Syrian war zone, in what the UNRWA criticizes as a breach of human rights.Ari Yashar, 07/05/2014 10:39
Nine 'Palestinians' Killed in Lebanon Clashes

Nine 'Palestinians' Killed in Lebanon Clashes

Nine people registered as “Palestinian refugees” killed in clashes between in a refugee camp in southern Lebanon.Elad Benari, 08/04/2014 05:15
Amnesty: Syrian Regime Starving 'Palestinians'

Amnesty: Syrian Regime Starving 'Palestinians'

Syrian forces are committing war crimes in the Yarmouk camp, says Amnesty International in new report.Elad Benari, 11/03/2014 06:15
'Western Countries Fund the Incubators of Terror'

'Western Countries Fund the Incubators of Terror'

MK Yoni Chetboun, panel of experts claim that UNRWA has a direct hand in Palestinian Arab incitement against Israel.Uzi Baruch, 24/02/2014 21:34
PA Insists: Interim Agreement Only On Our Terms

PA Insists: Interim Agreement Only On Our Terms

As Abbas meets with Kerry in Paris to 'advance talks,' his representatives in Ramallah declare otherwise.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 20/02/2014 22:55
'Settlements Are Destructive', Abbas Says

'Settlements Are Destructive', Abbas Says

After he blasts "settlements" as destructive, PA Chairman calls for "peaceful solution" to conflict.Elad Benari, 19/02/2014 04:13
Tension In Jordan: Deal Must 'Return Palestinians'

Tension In Jordan: Deal Must 'Return Palestinians'

King Abdullah II visits Obama, as his tenuous hold over Jordan leads to warnings he must push 'Palestinians' out or lose the monarchy.Ari Yashar, 14/02/2014 13:24
Anger over Kerry’s ‘Secret Term’ on Arab 'Return'

Anger over Kerry’s ‘Secret Term’ on Arab 'Return'

Jordanian MP warns that secret clause of Kerry proposal would limit – but not negate – Arab demands for ‘right of return.’Maayana Miskin, 12/02/2014 09:27
Refugee’s Anger: If Only I Was Israeli

Refugee’s Anger: If Only I Was Israeli

Man in Syrian refugee camp: Israelis have someone looking out for them, but Muslim world ignores our plight.Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 14/01/2014 22:13
Canada: Palestinian Refugees - Fleeing Hamas

Canada: Palestinian Refugees - Fleeing Hamas

Father and his 2 sons applied for review of their initially refused refugee status request. Claim Hamas threatened them for not joining.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 11/12/2013 08:40
Gazan 'Arab Idol' In US Calls for UNRWA Funding

Gazan 'Arab Idol' In US Calls for UNRWA Funding

Mohammed Assaf, himself a UNRWA ambassador, asks for funds on US tour for deficit-ridden 'Palestinian refugee' org.Ari Yashar, 27/11/2013 09:50
Lebanese Bomber Identified as 'Palestinian'

Lebanese Bomber Identified as 'Palestinian'

One of the two suicide bombers who targeted Iran’s embassy in Beirut was a “Palestinian with links to a militant Islamist preacher”.Elad Benari, 24/11/2013 05:44
UNRWA Can't Pay Wages in Financial Crisis

UNRWA Can't Pay Wages in Financial Crisis

'Palestinian refugee' aid organization will not pay wages next month due to $36 million deficit, criticizes lack of Gaza building materials.Ari Yashar, 19/11/2013 21:55
Palestinians in Syria 'Eating Cats and Dogs'

Palestinians in Syria 'Eating Cats and Dogs'

Under siege and starving, Palestinians at al-Yarmouk camp given imam's permission to eat cats and dogs.Dalit Halevy, 13/10/2013 22:33