Six Palestinian refugees were killed in Syria over the past 24 hours in shelling on their camps, activists in those camps said on Monday.
The action group for Palestinians of Syria said in a press release that four of the martyrs, including a woman, fell in Dera refugee camp that came under heavy shelling.
A young man was killed in Yarmouk refugee camp, south of Damascus, the group said, adding that he was gunned down by a sniper while walking near a secondary school.
It said that another youth was killed in clashes in Khan Danun refugee camp.
The action group noted that armed clashes and mortar shells, which slam the refugee camps almost daily, inflict casualties among the refugees, adding that all Palestinian refugee camps in Syria have been under tight siege for months.