Al mashriq - The Levant

Rashidiyeh

  • Opened 1948 in the site of camp for Armenian refugees established by the French in 1936.

  • Population: 21,668
    Tyre has an additional 43,680 refugees outside the UNRWA camps for a total of 89,181 refugess. (Shaml, 1996) - 24,009 (UNRWA, 2000)

  • UNRWA's Rashidiyeh camp site.

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