Saturday November 17, 2018 23:15
 
 
 

PLO Delegation Travels to Syria for Talks

Jul 11th, 2018 by Zaman Al Wasl (Opposition website)

The United Nations' Palestine refugee agency has previously said that it is difficult to see daily life returning to Yarmouk writes Zaman Al Wasl

PLO Delegation Travels to Syria for Talks

On Monday, a delegation from the Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) travelled to Syria, to check on the conditions of the Palestinians living in the war-torn country.

The delegation is expected to meet Syrian regime officials and representatives of the Palestinian factions during the visit, delegation member Wasel Abou Yusuf told Anadolu Agency.

The visit aims to “discuss the situation of the Palestinian refugees in general and the conditions in the Yarmouk Refugee camp [near Damascus] in particular,” Abou Yusuf said.

Talks will also tackle Syrian-Palestinian relations and “ways of neutralizing the involvement of Palestinian refugees from the ongoing conflict in Syria,” he said.

The Yarmouk camp is the largest for Palestinian refugees in Syria which the UN said had suffered from total destruction.

In mid-April, Syrian regime forces pounded the Yarmouk camp to expel the Daesh terrorist group from the area. 

 

This article was edited by The Syrian Observer. Responsibility for the information and views set out in this article lies entirely with the author.

News


About Us

The Syrian Observer is a daily online news service covering Syrian political and civil society news.

It is dedicated primarily to translating into English news contents produced by Syria's official press,opposition groups,activists and civil society.

In addition to translated content, the website publishes original features,op-eds,interviews and blog posts. It also aims at building an extensive Who is Who database of the main actors of the Syrian political and civil society scenes.

The Syrian Observer


Copyright© 2018 The Syrian Observer. All rights reserved.

Follow Us

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Twitter

Subscribe

Website Security Test


close
Subscribe

Get our weekly newsletter right into your inbox!