UN seeks upgrades for Palestinian refugee camps

10.05.2012                      18.Ijar. 5772                    LagBaOmer; Tag 33 des Omer

Palästinenser:

UN seeks upgrades for Palestinian refugee camps

UN says the time has come to add more permanent structures for the growing populations of camp residents.

Three generations of Palestinians displaced by the founding of Israel in 1948 know only life in UN refugee camps, going to schools beneath the blue-and-white UN flag and drawing their food stocks from UN warehouses.
For these Palestinians whose long-cherished goal is "right of return" to the lands they lost 64 years ago, the camps must be seen as temporary no matter how permanent they might seem to others….