Palestinians protest in front of the UNRWA offices in Sidon, Friday, May 29, 2015. (The Daily Star/Mohammed Zaatari)
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A 23-year-old Palestinian national Tuesday set himself on fire outside a clinic managed by the U.N. refugee agency in the southern district of Tyre over aid cuts.Mohammad Omar Khodeir self immolated to protest aid cuts by UNRWA in the Burj al-Shamali Palestinian refugee camp. A third official warned of strikes at all UNRWA offices inside Lebanon's 12 Palestinian refugee camps to protest the aid cuts.The incident comes as Burj al-Shamali went on a general strike to protest the aid cuts.
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