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651 Palestinians lost or imprisoned in Syria, 74 death by torture

Occupied Palestine | فلسطين

Middle East Monitor | Oct 2, 2013

The Working Group for Palestinians in Syria has announced that 74 Palestinian died after suffering severe torture in Syrian prisons. In a press release, spokesperson of the group Tariq Hamoud also said that the humanitarian situation in the Palestinian refugee camps in Syria is going from bad to worse.

Hamoud said that the number of Palestinian refugees killed since the beginning of the conflict in Syria had reached 1,597, in addition to 651 others lost or imprisoned.

According to Hamoud, what makes the situation even “more tragic” is the absence of regional and international action to help the refugees. He also said that there are no “notable” measures being taken by the Palestinian leadership regarding the Palestinian refugees in Syria.

He added that the United Nations Relief and Works…

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