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Refugee Camps Are No Longer Safe for Women and Children

Friends of Syria

The UN refugee agency UNHCR : A massive humanitarian crisis

GENEVA — Many Syrians are now desperate to escape from UN-run refugee camps, where women are not safe and teenage boys are recruited as soldiers to fight in the conflict, according to an internal UN report.

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A self-evaluation of UNHCR’s work

Organised crime networks are operating in the biggest refugee camp, Zaatari in Jordan and the organization is not able to “ensure the safety of women and girls”.

Fighting their own creation :Al_Qaeda

Although UNHCR is planning to crack down on crime in Zaatari, partly by strengthening the role of the Jordanian police, “opposition to the plan, possibly of a violent nature, can be anticipated”, the report said.

“Given the harsh physical conditions to be found in Zaatari, coupled with the high level of criminality in the camp, it is not surprising to hear refugees speaking of their desire to…

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