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Sky News Australia
UN's Development Goals one year onthe progress of the goals one year on, and what has worked and what has not. H
UN's Development Goals one year on
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
the progress of the goals one year on, and what has worked and what has not. Helen Dennis, Acting Head of Advocacy at Christian Aid, said implementation of the goals has been patchy. 'Some have embraced them - Norway is integrating the goals... Read more
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Ekklesia
'Two-faced' World Bank is bottom of the class in climate change scorecardThe World Bank has been given an ‘F’ in a new scorecard by development charity
'Two-faced' World Bank is bottom of the class in climate change scorecard
Ekklesia / Posted yesterday
The World Bank has been given an ‘F’ in a new scorecard by development charity Christian Aid, grading the climate impact of the world’s multilateral investment banks. Coming in last place, the World Bank was criticised for spending more on fossil... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Trail group to remove treesService Program under the supervision of Ernest Ebersole, owner of Lofty Height
Trail group to remove trees
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Service Program under the supervision of Ernest Ebersole, owner of Lofty Heights Tree Care. This program operates under Christian Aid Ministries and provides alternative places of employment for conscientious objectors to serve should there be a... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
What we need to do to stop global warmingthings. The rpeport is by “OilChange” but produced in cooperation with 350.org
What we need to do to stop global warming
ScienceBlogs / Posted 5 days ago
things. The rpeport is by “OilChange” but produced in cooperation with 350.org, Amazon Watch, APMDD, AYCC, Bold Alliance, Christian Aid, Earthworks, Équiterre, Global Catholic Climate Movement, HOMEF, Indigenous Environmental Network, IndyAct,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament Sends Back Influential NGO Action Aidin Malawi. The fund deals in TB and HIV and AIDS. The recipients that were suc
Parliament Sends Back Influential NGO Action Aid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
in Malawi. The fund deals in TB and HIV and AIDS. The recipients that were successful after rigorous scrutiny INCLUDED Christian Aid (K297 518 556), Dream (K87 170 210), Episcopal Conference of Malawi(K139 824 362), Family Planning Association... Read more
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Reuters
How have the U.N.'s global goals fared one year on?about the progress of the goals one year in and what has worked and what has no
How have the U.N.'s global goals fared one year on?
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
about the progress of the goals one year in and what has worked and what has not: Helen Dennis, Acting Head of Advocacy at Christian Aid: "To date, SDG implementation is patchy. Some have embraced them – Norway is integrating the goals into its... Read more
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Ekklesia
UK refugee proposal 'puts even heavier burden' on poor countriesChristian Aid has criticised the UK Prime Minister Theresa May for her governme
UK refugee proposal 'puts even heavier burden' on poor countries
Ekklesia / Posted 7 days ago
Christian Aid has criticised the UK Prime Minister Theresa May for her government’s approach to controlling the movement of refugees globally, which – the charity says – puts the interests of rich countries first, while ignoring the needs of millions... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Summit - It's Time to Fix a String of Failures in How the World Treats Refugeeson the move whose lives are degraded owing to a string of failures by the inter
UN Summit - It's Time to Fix a String of Failures in How the World Treats Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
on the move whose lives are degraded owing to a string of failures by the international community, the development agency Christian Aid has said. At the start of two landmark summits in New York, Christian Aid is urging rich nations to increase... Read more
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CBC.ca
Hopes high but doubts abound as world leaders convene to tackle refugee crisisafter the start of the Syrian civil war. They fled to Turkey, and arrived in Je
Hopes high but doubts abound as world leaders convene to tackle refugee crisis
CBC.ca / Posted 10 days ago
after the start of the Syrian civil war. They fled to Turkey, and arrived in Jersey City a month ago, with the help of Christian aid group Church World Service. "Life [in America] is beautiful, but it's hard for us as refugees, because we... Read more
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CBC.ca
Hopes high but doubts abound as world leaders tackle refugee crisisafter the start of the Syrian civil war. They fled to Turkey, and arrived in Je
Hopes high but doubts abound as world leaders tackle refugee crisis
CBC.ca / Posted 10 days ago
after the start of the Syrian civil war. They fled to Turkey, and arrived in Jersey City a month ago, with the help of Christian aid group Church World Service. "Life [in America] is beautiful, but it's hard for us as refugees, because we... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Govt: No concessions to China for release of Canadian held for spyingDandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his wife Julia Dawn Gar
Govt: No concessions to China for release of Canadian held for spying
Asian Correspondent / Posted 10 days ago
Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his wife Julia Dawn Garratt ran a popular coffee shop and conducted Christian aid work for North Koreans. Both husband and wife were arrested in August 2014 by the state security bureau. They... Read more
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Farming Life
Muckamore WI keep good companythey are gluten free. They also make chicken chipolatas. The Good Little Compan
Muckamore WI keep good company
Farming Life / Posted 11 days ago
they are gluten free. They also make chicken chipolatas. The Good Little Company give 50% of their profit to the charity Christian Aid. Members were each given a packet of pork sausages to take home. Margaret Bent proposed the vote of thanks to... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
China: Canadian accused of spying freed after 2 years in detentionin Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his wife Julia ran a
China: Canadian accused of spying freed after 2 years in detention
Asian Correspondent / Posted 11 days ago
in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his wife Julia ran a popular coffee shop and conducted Christian aid work for North Koreans. Both husband and wife were arrested in August 2014 by the state security bureau. They... Read more
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FOX News
China Says Canadian Man It Released Treated 'based On Law'by prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his w
China Says Canadian Man It Released Treated 'based On Law'
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
by prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his wife ran a popular coffee shop and conducted Christian aid work for North Koreans. He and his wife, Julia, were arrested in August 2014 by the state security bureau.... Read more
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International Business Times
Canadian man detained in China on spying charges, freedon bail in February 2015. Prior to their arrest, the couple lived on the North
Canadian man detained in China on spying charges, freed
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
on bail in February 2015. Prior to their arrest, the couple lived on the North Korea border where they said they conducted Christian aid work for North Koreans and ran a coffee shop in Dandong city. A Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson said in... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Canadian jailed in China over spying allegations freedby prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his w
Canadian jailed in China over spying allegations freed
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
by prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his wife ran a popular coffee shop and conducted Christian aid work for North Koreans. He and his wife Julia were arrested in August 2014 by the state security bureau. His... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Canadian jailed in China over spying allegations freedby prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his w
Canadian jailed in China over spying allegations freed
Lake Placid News / Posted 11 days ago
by prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his wife ran a popular coffee shop and conducted Christian aid work for North Koreans. He and his wife Julia were arrested in August 2014 by the state security bureau. His... Read more
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CTV News
China deports Kevin Garratt after 2 years in prisonCanada and stealing Chinese state secrets. The couple ran a coffee shop near C
China deports Kevin Garratt after 2 years in prison
CTV News / Posted 11 days ago
Canada and stealing Chinese state secrets. The couple ran a coffee shop near China's border with North Korea and conducted Christian aid work. The Chinese Communist Party is officially atheist and religion is a sensitive topic. Prime Minister... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Canadian jailed in China over spying allegations freedby prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his w
Canadian jailed in China over spying allegations freed
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 days ago
by prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his wife ran a popular coffee shop and conducted Christian aid work for North Koreans. He and his wife Julia were arrested in August 2014 by the state security bureau. His... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Canadian jailed in China over spying allegations freedby prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his w
Canadian jailed in China over spying allegations freed
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
by prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his wife ran a popular coffee shop and conducted Christian aid work for North Koreans. He and his wife Julia were arrested in August 2014 by the state security bureau. His... Read more
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FOX News
Canadian Jailed In China Over Spying Allegations Freedby prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his w
Canadian Jailed In China Over Spying Allegations Freed
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
by prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his wife ran a popular coffee shop and conducted Christian aid work for North Koreans. He and his wife Julia were arrested in August 2014 by the state security bureau. His... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Canadian jailed in China over spying allegations freedby prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his w
Canadian jailed in China over spying allegations freed
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
by prosecutors in Dandong, a city on the North Korean border where he and his wife ran a popular coffee shop and conducted Christian aid work for North Koreans. He and his wife Julia were arrested in August 2014 by the state security bureau. His... Read more
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J Weekly
Mideast Briefsattended the hearing wearing a tallit. — jta Aid group acts on info about Hama
Mideast Briefs
J Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
attended the hearing wearing a tallit. — jta Aid group acts on info about Hamas, halts work in Gaza The evangelical Christian aid group World Vision has suspended its operations in Gaza following Israel’s accusations last month that the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Canadian held in China on spying charges has been freed, official saysmore than two years and accused of spying has been released. Kevin Garratt liv
Canadian held in China on spying charges has been freed, official says
Calgary Sun / Posted 12 days ago
more than two years and accused of spying has been released. Kevin Garratt lived in China for about 30 years, conducted Christian aid work and ran a popular coffee shop near China’s border with North Korea. He and his wife Julia were arrested... Read more
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CTV News
China deports Kevin Garratt after 2 years in prisonCanada and stealing Chinese state secrets. The couple ran a coffee shop near C
China deports Kevin Garratt after 2 years in prison
CTV News / Posted 12 days ago
Canada and stealing Chinese state secrets. The couple ran a coffee shop near China's border with North Korea and conducted Christian aid work. The Chinese Communist Party is officially atheist and religion is a sensitive topic. Prime Minister... Read more
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WALB Albany
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwateridentities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. P
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwater
WALB Albany / Posted 12 days ago
identities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. Penner and Wiebe were both members of a Christian Aid Ministries team that was heading to Louisiana to help flood victims, the organization told KTXS in Abilene on... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwateridentities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. P
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwater
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
identities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. Penner and Wiebe were both members of a Christian Aid Ministries team that was heading to Louisiana to help flood victims, the organization told KTXS in Abilene on... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwateridentities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. P
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwater
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 12 days ago
identities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. Penner and Wiebe were both members of a Christian Aid Ministries team that was heading to Louisiana to help flood victims, the organization told KTXS in Abilene on... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwateridentities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. P
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwater
KXXV Waco / Posted 12 days ago
identities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. Penner and Wiebe were both members of a Christian Aid Ministries team that was heading to Louisiana to help flood victims, the organization told KTXS in Abilene on... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwateridentities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. P
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwater
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
identities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. Penner and Wiebe were both members of a Christian Aid Ministries team that was heading to Louisiana to help flood victims, the organization told KTXS in Abilene on... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwateridentities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. P
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwater
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 12 days ago
identities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. Penner and Wiebe were both members of a Christian Aid Ministries team that was heading to Louisiana to help flood victims, the organization told KTXS in Abilene on... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Two Teens Identified in Deadly Crash on I-20Rolling-Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater. Six people total, including Pe
Two Teens Identified in Deadly Crash on I-20
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
Rolling-Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater. Six people total, including Penner and Wiebe, were inside a vehicle from "Christian Aid Ministries" of Seminole when the fatal crash occurred, the paper reports. DPS is still investigating. Check... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwateridentities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. P
Two Seminole teens killed in 5 vehicle crash near Sweetwater
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 13 days ago
identities and conditions of the others in the vehicle hasn't been released. Penner and Wiebe were both members of a Christian Aid Ministries team that was heading to Louisiana to help flood victims, the organization told KTXS in Abilene on... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
2 teens killed in I-20 crash near Sweetwater were on mission tripSWEETWATER, Texas - Two teens killed in a five-vehicle crash Monday on I-20 eas
2 teens killed in I-20 crash near Sweetwater were on mission trip
KTXS Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
SWEETWATER, Texas - Two teens killed in a five-vehicle crash Monday on I-20 east of Sweetwater were members of a Christian Aid Ministries team heading to Louisiana to help flood victims, the organization said Wednesday. Killed in the accident were... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Teenagers on Mission Trip Killed in I-20 CrashRolling-Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater. Six people total, including Pe
Teenagers on Mission Trip Killed in I-20 Crash
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
Rolling-Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater. Six people total, including Penner and Wiebe, were inside a vehicle from "Christian Aid Ministries" of Seminole when the fatal crash occurred, the paper reports. DPS is still investigating. Check... Read more
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The Christian Post
Christian Converts in Turkey Refugee Camps Forced to Hide Their Faithbe treated as infidels. The ministry director, who won't be named in this repo
Christian Converts in Turkey Refugee Camps Forced to Hide Their Faith
The Christian Post / Posted 14 days ago
be treated as infidels. The ministry director, who won't be named in this report for security reasons, works alongside Christian Aid Mission, a nonprofit foreign mission board that helps over 500 ministries overseas, including some in Turkey,... Read more
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Ekklesia
Christian Aid welcomes proposals on responsibility for fraudfraud and tax evasion by their staff are welcome and should cover crimes commit
Christian Aid welcomes proposals on responsibility for fraud
Ekklesia / Posted 14 days ago
fraud and tax evasion by their staff are welcome and should cover crimes committed in other countries as well as in the UK, Christian Aid said yesterday (12 September 2016) Any new law must also be backed by adequate resourcing of the UK government... Read more
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Rappler
Water sanitation 'crucial' for new resettlement areasResidents in the island-village of Taloto-an enjoy clean water from the solar f
Water sanitation 'crucial' for new resettlement areas
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
Residents in the island-village of Taloto-an enjoy clean water from the solar filtration system built by Iloilo CODE and Christian Aid. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler ILOILO, Philippines – While creating new homes should be a key priority of the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Israel freezes World Vision's bank accounts amid Hamas funding rowGaza: Christian aid group World Vision has laid off contractors in the Gaza Str
Israel freezes World Vision's bank accounts amid Hamas funding row
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
Gaza: Christian aid group World Vision has laid off contractors in the Gaza Strip following allegations by Israel that an agency staff member had diverted funds to Hamas, which Israel says is a terrorist organisation. In an August 29 letter handed... Read more
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News Mail
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegationsCHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegations
News Mail / Posted 18 days ago
CHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip amid allegations by Israel that the agency's operations manager in the territory diverted funds to the Islamist group Hamas. In an August 29 letter, handed to contractors... Read more
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Daily Examiner
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegationsCHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegations
Daily Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
CHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip amid allegations by Israel that the agency's operations manager in the territory diverted funds to the Islamist group Hamas. In an August 29 letter, handed to contractors... Read more
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Northern Star
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegationsCHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegations
Northern Star / Posted 18 days ago
CHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip amid allegations by Israel that the agency's operations manager in the territory diverted funds to the Islamist group Hamas. In an August 29 letter, handed to contractors... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegationsCHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegations
The Daily Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
CHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip amid allegations by Israel that the agency's operations manager in the territory diverted funds to the Islamist group Hamas. In an August 29 letter, handed to contractors... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegationsCHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegations
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
CHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip amid allegations by Israel that the agency's operations manager in the territory diverted funds to the Islamist group Hamas. In an August 29 letter, handed to contractors... Read more
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Queensland Times
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegationsCHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip
World Vision out of Gaza Strip amid Hamas allegations
Queensland Times / Posted 18 days ago
CHRISTIAN aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip amid allegations by Israel that the agency's operations manager in the territory diverted funds to the Islamist group Hamas. In an August 29 letter, handed to contractors... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
World Vision suspends Gaza operation after allegations worker aided HamasWorld Vision suspends Gaza operation after allegations worker diverted funds to
World Vision suspends Gaza operation after allegations worker aided Hamas
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
World Vision suspends Gaza operation after allegations worker diverted funds to Hamas Christian aid group World Vision has suspended its operation in the Gaza Strip amid allegations by Israel that the agency's operations manager in the territory... Read more
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WA Today
Israel freezes World Vision's bank accounts amid Hamas funding rowGaza: Christian aid group World Vision has laid off contractors in the Gaza Str
Israel freezes World Vision's bank accounts amid Hamas funding row
WA Today / Posted 18 days ago
Gaza: Christian aid group World Vision has laid off contractors in the Gaza Strip following allegations by Israel that an agency staff member had diverted funds to Hamas, which Israel says is a terrorist organisation. In an August 29 letter handed... Read more
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The Age
Israel freezes World Vision's bank accounts amid Hamas funding rowGaza: Christian aid group World Vision has laid off contractors in the Gaza Str
Israel freezes World Vision's bank accounts amid Hamas funding row
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
Gaza: Christian aid group World Vision has laid off contractors in the Gaza Strip following allegations by Israel that an agency staff member had diverted funds to Hamas, which Israel says is a terrorist organisation. In an August 29 letter handed... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Israel freezes World Vision's bank accounts amid Hamas funding rowGaza: Christian aid group World Vision has laid off contractors in the Gaza Str
Israel freezes World Vision's bank accounts amid Hamas funding row
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Gaza: Christian aid group World Vision has laid off contractors in the Gaza Strip following allegations by Israel that an agency staff member had diverted funds to Hamas, which Israel says is a terrorist organisation. In an August 29 letter handed... Read more
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Canberra Times
Israel freezes World Vision's bank accounts amid Hamas funding rowGaza: Christian aid group World Vision has laid off contractors in the Gaza Str
Israel freezes World Vision's bank accounts amid Hamas funding row
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
Gaza: Christian aid group World Vision has laid off contractors in the Gaza Strip following allegations by Israel that an agency staff member had diverted funds to Hamas, which Israel says is a terrorist organisation. In an August 29 letter handed... Read more
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