Yet UNRWA says that they have not seen a difference in the way Lebanese authorities treat Syrian and Palestinian Syrian refugees.
UNRWA teachers are paid such menial wages that many treat teaching like flipping burgers.
Karim Abu Hashish took his wife and four kids to an UNRWA school shelter on the edge of Beit Lahiya.
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Laham pays $200 a month for rent alone, and, like Nidal, she has used up her UNRWA allowance.
UNRWA, already struggling to serve some 455,000 Palestinian Lebanese, readily admits it is overstretched by this new influx.
Last month, UNRWA said seven Palestinian refugees were killed and 15 others injured during fighting in Daraa camp in Syria.
UNRWA is funded by voluntary contributions, but Arab and predominantly Islamic nations are rarely among the top donors.
There is no respite from the destruction as I drive into the UNRWA compound.
“There have been two occasions when we found rockets [in UNRWA sites] and whenever we find them, we condemn them,” said Gunness.