Middle East

Clashes rage around Yarmouk, PLO officials tackle blockade

Palestinian refugees wait to collect aid distributed by the United Nations' UNRWA agency in the al-Ameen neighborhood of Damascus on May 5, 2014, as part of its ongoing distribution of aid supplies to effected Palestinian refugees living in Syria. (AFP PHOTO/YOUSSEF KARWASHAN)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on May 06, 2014, on page 8.




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