A general view showing the Ain al-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp (foreground) and the southern city of Sidon (background), Dec. 27, 2013. (The Daily Star/Mohammed Zaatari)
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Following the murder of a Fatah Movement member in Sidon's Ain al-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp, sources inside the camp Saturday told The Daily Star they feared an escalation of tensions between factions there.Around 4 p.m. on Friday, Mohammad Nazih Khalil, known as Abu al-Kel, was shot in the head while on his way to visit a friend in the camp's Hettin neighborhood. Khalil was allegedly shot by Palestinian I.A.Kh., who belongs to Fatah al-Islam. Other sources told The Daily Star that Khalil had previously been warned of a possible assassination attempt and that he was requested to limit his movements in the camp and not to go to Hettin.
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