Saturday, August 20, 2005

Why Palestinians Still Live In Refugee Camps

Why Palestinians Still Live in Refugee Camps
By Alex Safian

"Why do Palestinians in Gaza still live in refugee camps? Did the Israelis force Palestinians to stay in the squalid, overcrowded camps?

Palestinians still live in refugee camps, even when the camps are in Palestinian Authority controlled areas, because the PLO opposes and prevents refugee resettlement. As the PLO slogan goes, A Palestinian refugee never moves out of his camp except to return home (ie, to Israel)." Read the rest. Hat tip: Zorkie at Discarded Lies


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