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Plight of Palestinian refugees in Syria

Many families forced to flee their homes as fighting between government and rebels intensifies.

Last Modified: 22 Jun 2013 04:06
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Thousands of Palestinians fled to Syria after the creation of Israel in 1948.

But now many of those families are being forced out of their homes again, as government and rebel forces battle for control.

Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford files an exclusive report from Handarat refugee camp in Northern Aleppo.

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