The Price of Being Used As A Weapon Against Israel for Living On UN Welfare - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Chaim Ben Kahan
    • 04.02.14 | 23:52 (IST)

    For decades these Arabs in Syria have masqueraded as refugees and were well paid to do so. They live in so called refugee camps which are in fact permanent neighborhoods in order to collect money and food from the UNRWA. A very clever con they have ran and in return they have been useful as a PR weapon against Israel. Now we are seeing the price of this lifestyle and it's tragic. I feel especially bad for the children who are paying the price for being used as pawns and for their parents scamming the system. Every other refugee has been settled in the world, but the Arab governments and the UNRWA keep this scam running perpetually. How sad.

    from the article: Caught between Syria's regime and rebels, Palestinian refugees are starving to death
    First published 09:52 02.01.14 | Last updated 09:52 02.01.14
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