Syrian civil war refugees held in Egypt begin hunger strike

23.11.2013                      20.Kislew.5774                      Wajeshew

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Syrian civil war refugees held in Egypt begin hunger strike

Refugees of Syrian, Palestinian origin refuse food from UNHCR-backed group; appeal to intl'l community to take them in.

Dozens of refugees from Syria detained in an Egyptian police station began a hunger strike on Friday to draw attention to their plight, several of them said….