Photo of the Week: Grief in the Balata Refugee Camp

Sixteen Minutes to Palestine

Photo credit: Matthew Cassel
Date taken: 2006
Location: Balata Refugee Camp, West Bank, Palestine

Emotional women and men gather inside of a home in the Balata Refugee Camp, the largest refugee camp in the West Bank. Nearly 30,000 Palestinian refugees reside in the refugee camp which is notorious for its dense overpopulation and inadequate access to healthcare and basic necessities.

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