unrwa is the abbreviation for "united nations relief and works agency for palestine refugees" - note, it says "palestine" refugees and not - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • saul a. readner
    • 06.06.12 | 18:45 (IDT)

    palestinian refugees. accordingly the unrwa-definition of "palestine" refugees (not palestinian refugees) is: "palestine refugees are people whose normal place of residence was palestine between june 1946 and may 1948, who lost both their homes and means of livelihood as a result of the 1948 arab-israeli conflict". actually this means, that also jews who lived in palestine and had to flee during this period, should have been cared for by unrwa. but this never happened, to my knowledge. so, why does unrwa care only for arabs but not for jews?...

    from the article: Palestinians: Refugees forever?
    First published 11:12 05.06.12 | Last updated 11:12 05.06.12
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