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No, under UNHCR it would be different.

Reader comment on item: Count Palestine Refugees?
in response to reader comment: UN definition of refugee routinely extends to descendants if certain conditions are not met

Submitted by Tilman Tarach (Germany), Aug 4, 2015 at 17:41

There is indeed a difference between UNHCR and UNRWA definition of a refugee.

Take the palestinians in Jordan:

Around 2 Millions palestinians live in Jordan and have the Jordan citizenship + passport, but are still considered as refugees by UNRWA. These are 40% of all Palestinian refugees. And they would NOT be refugees under UNHCR eligibility rules.


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