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A Day in the Life of a Palestine Refugee Student in the West Bank


This article chronicles the daily life of 13-year-old Fatima Katash, a Palestinian girl living in a refugee camp in the West Bank. 

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“Fatima Katash is 13 years old. She is an 8th grade student at the UNRWA Jalazone Basic Girls’ School. Almost daily, Fatima and her fellow students encounter problems, both at school and on their way there.” This account from the UNRWA outlines the obstacles that young Palestinians face attending school in the West Bank.