Tuesday, July 11, 2017

UNRWA provides cash transfers to Palestinians in Gaza displaced by 2014 war

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA), tasked with providing services to some five million Palestinian refugees, told Ma’an on Tuesday that cash was distributed to Palestinians whose homes were damaged during Israel’s devastating 2014 offensive on the besieged Gaza Strip. Adnan Abu Hasna, spokesman for UNRWA in Gaza, told Ma’an that cash transfers worth up to $5,860 were deposited in the bank accounts of 440 Palestinian families whose homes were damaged in the 2014 Gaza war and have since remained uninhabitable. Read More