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2014/07/24 03:34
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MILITANTS are turning schools in Gaza into war zone as observers say nearly a quarter of all civilian deaths in the conflict were children. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said he was “alarmed” to...
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2014/07/24 03:17
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Hamas militants storing rockets in Gaza schools as children among 714 Palestinians killed in Israeli strikes Israel's military offensive presses on, Kerry seeks ceasefire 1:28 Fighting rages as...
2014/07/24 03:06
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The UN secretary-general says he is 'alarmed' to hear rockets were placed in a UN-run school in Gaza and now 'have gone missing'. A spokesman for Ban Ki-moon says he has demanded a full review of...
2014/07/23 20:49
2014/07/23 20:49
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Bulgarian authorities have announced the completion of a 33-kilometre fence along the country’s border with Turkey. Sofia has said the reason behind building the three-metre-high barrier was to...
2014/07/23 17:22
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Five arrested in Italy after being accused of massacring more than 100 fellow migrants after panic broke out on boat making treacherous crossing to Europe Italian police have arrested five men on...
2014/07/23 15:34
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Oxford — Around 200 academics and humanitarian experts gathered in the United Kingdom at Keble College, University of Oxford, last weekend (19-20 July) for the Humanitarian Innovation Conference,...
2014/07/23 10:29
2014/07/23 10:29
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The UN Refugee Agency said it needs three times as much money as it's already received to provide basic aid to the hundreds of thousands of refugees from the Central African Republic (C.A.R.). In an...
2014/07/22 08:08
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Twenty-nine migrants who fled Libya drowned in the lower deck of their boat, autopsies carried out on the majority of the corpses in Malta yesterday have indicated, according to sources. The victims,...
2014/07/21 21:29
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How can humanitarian agencies ensure that they help the most vulnerable and most in need rather than simply the easiest to reach or those in the least risky environments? A few weeks ago, the UN...
2014/07/21 13:35
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Soldiers from the Armed Forces of Malta carry the covered body of a dead migrant after an offshore patrol vessel arrived at the AFM Maritime Squadron base in Valletta's Marsamxett Harbour. Picture:...
2014/07/20 17:21
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Rescue workers find bodies of 18 asylum seekers on overcrowded migrant boat after they were poisoned by engine's toxic fumes Passing Danish cargo ship assisted Italian and Maltese naval vessels Also...
2014/07/20 09:39
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Some residents tried to find refuge with relatives, while others went to UN schools that have been serving as temporary shelters since the start of the fighting. Some 61,000 Palestinians are already...
2014/07/19 16:14
2014/07/19 16:14
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Seeks probe of crash, calls for end to Ukraine fighting NEW YORK—The apparent deliberate downing of a Malaysian passenger plane over eastern Ukraine highlights the need for an urgent resumption of a...
2014/07/17 15:55
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Syria’s refugee women are the main support for over a quarter of the 145,000 families now displaced across the Middle East, according to a report published by the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) last week...
2014/07/17 08:29
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Kampala — Refugees at a resettlement camp in Uganda's Kiryandongo district have accused the South Sudanese government of intimidation, saying they feared for their own safety. The accusation came...
2014/07/17 00:28
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Child migrants need ‘compassionate solutions’ – BanThursday, 17 July 2014, 12:21 pmPress Release: UN NewsEasing plight of child migrants fleeing Central America requires ‘compassionate solutions’ –...
2014/07/16 17:29
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Ivory Coast has reportedly blocked 400 refugees who fled to Liberia from returning home because of fears they could spread the Ebola virus, a UN official has said. UN Refugee Agency official Mohamed...
2014/07/16 15:38
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Dakar — At least 750,000 people are stateless in West Africa, according to the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), which is calling for governments to do more to give or restore the nationality of stateless...
2014/07/16 13:19
2014/07/16 13:19
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Around 100,000 take refuge in Afghanistan after military operation in NW Pakistan: officials | GlobalPost Please support our site by enabling javascript to view ads. Around 100,000 take refuge in...
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2014/07/15 12:22
2014/07/15 12:22
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Four Syrians executed by jihadists in Iraq for 'spying' for Bashar al-Assad's regime ISIS militants shot men in street in rebel-held town on Syrian border Comes as Iraqi army launches fresh attempt...
2014/07/24 03:34
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