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asianage
Sierra Leone: Over 100 children among dead in massive flooding; toll rises to 400humanitarian needs in country, while the first Israeli aid packages were sent f
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
humanitarian needs in country, while the first Israeli aid packages were sent from Senegal and the World Food Programme (WFP) distributed two-week rations of rice, pulses and cooking oil to 7,500 people. UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Search for Survivors Under Way As Week of Mourning Beginsseason was not yet over and that the city could witness more flooding. Meanwhi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
season was not yet over and that the city could witness more flooding. Meanwhile, the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) has said that food aid was reaching the thousands who survived the natural disaster. The WFP is distributing two-week... Read more
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Gulf News
100 children among dead in Sierra Leone mudslidesthose left on the streets.Several UN agencies have ramped up efforts in Freetow
Gulf News / Posted 9 hours ago
those left on the streets.Several UN agencies have ramped up efforts in Freetown, including the World Food Programme’s (WFP) distribution of two-week rations of rice, pulses and cooking oil to 7,500 people. The first Israeli aid packages arrived... Read more
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DW
Search for survivors underway as Sierra Leone mourns mudslide dead |more flooding. Relatives enquire on the fate of mudslide victims. Meanwhile,
DW / Posted 10 hours ago
more flooding. Relatives enquire on the fate of mudslide victims. Meanwhile, the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) has said that food aid was reaching the thousands who survived the natural disaster. The WFP is distributing two-week... Read more
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Rappler
Sierra Leone mourns 100 children among dead in massive floodingthose left on the streets. Several UN agencies have ramped up efforts in Freet
Rappler / Posted 11 hours ago
those left on the streets. Several UN agencies have ramped up efforts in Freetown, including the World Food Programme's (WFP) distribution of two-week rations of rice, pulses and cooking oil to 7,500 people. The first Israeli aid packages arrived... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cathedral Becomes Refuge of Last Resort for Displacedmonths since the last food distribution by the World Food Programme. Deliveries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
months since the last food distribution by the World Food Programme. Deliveries were suspended after the death of three WFP porters in the April violence in the city, although rations are provided at the UN site. Security at Saint Mary's is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WFP Begins Food Distributions for Thousands Displaced By Conflict in Kasai Region of DRCWhere safe access is possible, WFP plans to assist 25,000 displaced persons in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Where safe access is possible, WFP plans to assist 25,000 displaced persons in Kasai Central and 17,000 people in the Kasai province in the coming days. However, WFP urgently requires US$17.3 million to support scale up of its operations to assist... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The World Food Programme in numbersThe world food programme in numbers The World Food Programme (WFP) is the lead
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 hours ago
The world food programme in numbers The World Food Programme (WFP) is the leading humanitarian organisation committed to fighting hunger. Here’s a breakdown of its key achievements – and how, with help from Mastercard®, it is feeding hungry children... Read more
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Sun Star
Agencies tie up to implement environment projectdomain. Also, the travel plans of validating teams must correspond with the pr
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
domain. Also, the travel plans of validating teams must correspond with the prepared provincial work and financial plan (WFP). Pablo stressed the work and financial plans of provinces with Inremp should be finalized in coordination with the... Read more
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Sun Star
Gov’t agency works for improved 'Inremp'domain. Also, the travel plans of validating teams must correspond with the pr
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
domain. Also, the travel plans of validating teams must correspond with the prepared provincial work and financial plan (WFP). Pablo stressed the work and financial plans of provinces with Inremp should be finalized in coordination with the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jose Mourinho shares throwback picture of wife as they spend birthday apartknown as Tami, was born in Angola and is a keen humanitarian. She is often see
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
known as Tami, was born in Angola and is a keen humanitarian. She is often seen travelling the world supporting the WFP (World Food Programme) in a bid to banish hunger, as their special ambassador.Jose Mourinho with his wife Tami and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fighting Famine - 'Unprecedented Crisis' Putting 20 Million People At Risk, Warns UN Agencyregarding food access, child malnutrition and an increase in the death rate," s
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
regarding food access, child malnutrition and an increase in the death rate," stated the UN World Food Programme (WFP), while launching in Spain a global Fighting Famine campaign in Spain to warn about this unprecedented food... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Millions of People Face Acute Hunger7.7 million between June 2016 and June 2017, the UN Food and Agriculture Organi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
7.7 million between June 2016 and June 2017, the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the World Food Programme (WFP) said on Monday. One in 10 people living in rural areas suffers from acute hunger, while chronic malnutrition affects 43... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Alarm As Drought Kills Two Million LivestockCoordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA), in its report, disclosed that th
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA), in its report, disclosed that the food stocks of the World Food Programme (WFP), the National Disaster Risk Management and Control (NDRMC) and the Joint Emergency Operation Plan (JEOP) will be... Read more
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Ekklesia
'Unprecedented' famine crisis puts 20 million at risk, warns UNregarding food access, child malnutrition and an increase in the death rate,” s
Ekklesia / Posted 2 days ago
regarding food access, child malnutrition and an increase in the death rate,” stated the UN World Food Programme (WFP), while launching in Spain a global Fighting Famine campaign in Spain to warn about this unprecedented food... Read more
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New Kerala
Fighting famine: 'Unprecedented crisis' putting 20 million people at risk, warns UN agency - newkerala news #263343regarding food access, child malnutrition and an increase in the death rate," s
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
regarding food access, child malnutrition and an increase in the death rate," stated the UN World Food Programme (WFP), while launching in Spain a global Fighting Famine campaign in Spain to warn about this unprecedented food... Read more
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New Kerala
Food insecurity soars in conflict-ridden Democratic Republic of Congo - newkerala news #263348over the last year, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
over the last year, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Food Programme (WFP) warned today in a new report. According to the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) analysis released... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Refugees pay with eye scans, not cashauthenticate customers' identities and deduct what they spend from sums they re
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
authenticate customers' identities and deduct what they spend from sums they receive as aid from the World Food Program (WFP). The UN agency launched the futuristic system in May as a one-month pilot involving 10,000 of Azraq's more than 50,000... Read more
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News.com.au
Refugees pay with eye scans, not cashauthenticate customers' identities and deduct what they spend from sums they re
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
authenticate customers' identities and deduct what they spend from sums they receive as aid from the World Food Program (WFP). The UN agency launched the futuristic system in May as a one-month pilot involving 10,000 of Azraq's more than 50,000... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
As Many As Half A Million Yemenis May Have Cholera Amidst Civil Warthe country is at the brink of famine, according to a joint statement from UNIC
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
the country is at the brink of famine, according to a joint statement from UNICEF, the WHO and the World Food Programme, or WFP. "The country is on the brink of famine, with over 60 per cent of the population not knowing where their next meal will... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
As Many As Half A Million Yemenis May Have Cholera Amidst Civil Warthe country is at the brink of famine, according to a joint statement from UNIC
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
the country is at the brink of famine, according to a joint statement from UNICEF, the WHO and the World Food Programme, or WFP. "The country is on the brink of famine, with over 60 per cent of the population not knowing where their next meal will... Read more
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Aljazeera
UN: Millions of people face acute hunger in DRC7.7 million between June 2016 and June 2017, the UN Food and Agriculture Organi
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
7.7 million between June 2016 and June 2017, the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the World Food Programme (WFP) said on Monday. One in 10 people living in rural areas suffers from acute hunger, while chronic malnutrition affects 43... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'WFP Doing Well for Rural Women'Rivercess County Agriculture Coordinator has lauded the World Food Programme (W
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Rivercess County Agriculture Coordinator has lauded the World Food Programme (WFP) in Liberia for "doing well for rural women farmers in the County towards attaining food security and strengthening community resilience". Speaking in Buchanan, Grand... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Swazi Schools Hunger Continuesthe World Food Program estimated 350,000 people of Swaziland's 1.1 million popu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
the World Food Program estimated 350,000 people of Swaziland's 1.1 million population were in need of food assistance. WFP helped 65,473 of them. It said it was regularly feeding 52,000 orphaned and vulnerable children (OVC) aged under eight... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How sustainable food systems could end global hungerproduce is always available. These sustainable food systems are now central to
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
produce is always available. These sustainable food systems are now central to the work of the World Food Programme (WFP) and its partners, helping people all around the globe break free from poverty and create networks that help feed their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Channels Assistance to Troubled Northeast Through WFPWFP has already begun moving the first batch of donated rice - and expects a fu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
WFP has already begun moving the first batch of donated rice - and expects a further 2,000 metric tons of millet pledged by the Nigerian authorities. "As a responsible government, the Federal Government of Nigeria, in recognition of the efforts of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economic Blueprint's Food Security Thrust Gets UN BackingPresident Emmerson Mnangagwa at his Munhumutapa offices yesterday. "One of the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
President Emmerson Mnangagwa at his Munhumutapa offices yesterday. "One of the things which I should highlight is the UNWFP is going through a transformational change in which we have adjusted a new strategic focus and Zimbabwe is one of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Kate Hudson and Michael Kors campaign against world hungerto help achieve a world with Zero Hunger. The brand’s partner in the effort is
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
to help achieve a world with Zero Hunger. The brand’s partner in the effort is the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), and funds go to support WFP’s school meals program. ADVERTISEMENT The sale of special products is one way Watch... Read more
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SciDev.net
Jordan’s Syrian refugees to get food aid in cashof the refugees who believes that receiving cash would be better than the curre
SciDev.net / Posted 6 days ago
of the refugees who believes that receiving cash would be better than the current system: he complains of high prices at WFP-accredited supermarkets, as well as the fact that aid is limited to a specific type of food items. ‟We find ourselves... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Community Health Nurses Trained On Nutrition Educationon Social Behavioral Change Communication (SBCC) and targeted supplementary fee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
on Social Behavioral Change Communication (SBCC) and targeted supplementary feeding, funded by World Food Programme (WFP). The training, she added, will avail participants the opportunity to prescribe nutrition related deficiencies in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aid to South Sudan Through Sudan Extendedof 85,700 metric tons (MT) of food assistance has been delivered to South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
of 85,700 metric tons (MT) of food assistance has been delivered to South Sudan. In 2017 alone, the World Food Programme (WFP) delivered 21,162 MT of food to some 200,000 conflict-affected and food insecure people in South Sudan's Upper Nile... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Russia Funds National School Meal ProgrammeMaputo — Mozambique's Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) and the World Food
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Maputo — Mozambique's Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) and the World Food Program (WFP) signed in Maputo a Memorandum of Understanding for the implementation of the National School Meal Programme (PRONAE). The program is part of an initiative... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WFP Resumes Food Assistance to HIV Positive People With Acute MalnutritionBy Lorraine Josiane Manishatse The World Food Program (WFP) has resumed its pr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
By Lorraine Josiane Manishatse The World Food Program (WFP) has resumed its project to provide food assistance to people living with HIV / AIDS since July. In a statement issued on 2 August, WFP declared that the assistance is for HIV affected... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
MSF Teams Tackle Cholera Outbreak in Yemen. Credit – Doctors Without Borders (MSF) via Storyfulwere a result of more than two years of fighting that has devastated the countr
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 13 days ago
were a result of more than two years of fighting that has devastated the country’s health, water and sanitation systems. WFP urged all parties involved in the conflict in Yemen to keep Hodeidah port open, so that shipments of humanitarian aid... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Marawi relief workers lauded for their effortsinternally displaced people too,” Adiong said. ARMM Gov. Mujiv Hataman told re
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
internally displaced people too,” Adiong said. ARMM Gov. Mujiv Hataman told reporters on Friday that he is grateful to the WFP for helping feed thousands of displaced school children now in temporary learning sites in campuses outside of Marawi... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Summer Of "Mass Displacement" Continues: 1.3 Million Libyans In Need Of Emergency Assistanceimmigrant wave. In an updated situation report on Libya issued earlier this sum
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
immigrant wave. In an updated situation report on Libya issued earlier this summer, the United Nation's World Food Program (WFP) published some shocking numbers: Civilians in Libya continue to suffer as a result of conflict, insecurity, political... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amcomet-Africa Hydromet Forum 2017 - Strengthening Climate and Disaster Resilience in Africa for Sustainable Development: Role of Weather, Water and Climate Servicesin partnership with the Federal Government of Ethiopia, AMCOMET, WMO, World Ban
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
in partnership with the Federal Government of Ethiopia, AMCOMET, WMO, World Bank, African Development Bank, AFD, UNDP and WFP. The Forum will bring together high level representatives from African governments, regional and global institutions... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Emmerson Mnangagwa Is Not the Messiahpolitical plans. That is why everyone must show Mnangagwa the real Zimbabwe. S
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
political plans. That is why everyone must show Mnangagwa the real Zimbabwe. Show him why the World Food Programme (WFP) reports that 56% of children between the ages of 6 and 59 months suffer from anaemia. Show him why 4.1 million people... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Councilman calls out mayor | Trump's surprising letter | GOP infiltrates WFPtactic to create an unexpected primary for the left-leaning party's in southern
Crain's New York Business / Posted 16 days ago
tactic to create an unexpected primary for the left-leaning party's in southern Brooklyn's 43rd City Council district. The WFP had endorsed Democrat Justin Brannan and expected to award him Row E on the November ballot. But GOP candidate Liam... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Major National Review Recommends Ways of Ending Hunger in Ugandareview was commissioned by the National Planning Authority (NPA) with support f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
review was commissioned by the National Planning Authority (NPA) with support from the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to assess Uganda's readiness to end hunger - and achieve Sustainable Development Goal 2 of Zero Hunger by 2030. "A... Read more
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BBC News
Nigeria Boko Haram crisis: Aid agencies 'wasting funds'Shettima did single out some aid agencies that were doing a good job such as th
BBC News / Posted 20 days ago
Shettima did single out some aid agencies that were doing a good job such as the UN's World Food Programme (WFP), the International Committee of the Red Cross, the International Organization for Migration, the Norwegian Refugee... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
United Nations Calls for Humanitarian Aid in Yemen as Cholera Cases Top 400,000. Credit – United Nations World Food Programme via Storyfulin humanitarian aid to Yemen on July 26, as the number of reported cases of cho
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 20 days ago
in humanitarian aid to Yemen on July 26, as the number of reported cases of cholera reached over 400,000. According to WFP, 1,900 cholera related deaths have been recorded. Two-thirds of the population do not have regular access to food, while... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IAAF to Honour Tergat With Veteran Pin Awardago. Through his Paul Tergat Foundation, he has been able to raise awareness o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
ago. Through his Paul Tergat Foundation, he has been able to raise awareness on the global menace of hunger as an Ambassador of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Agency. He is currently the Board Chair of the Kenya Academy o... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tergat to Be Honored By IAAF in Londonyears ago. Through his Paul Tergat Foundation he has been able to raise awaren
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
years ago. Through his Paul Tergat Foundation he has been able to raise awareness on the global menace of hunger as an Ambassador of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Agency. He is currently the Board Chair of the Kenya Academy of Spor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Food Programme Embarks On New Strategic Plan in TanzaniaUnder the CSP, WFP aims to improve market access for 250,000 smallholder farmer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Under the CSP, WFP aims to improve market access for 250,000 smallholder farmers while overseeing a multi-sector nutrition programme for 185,000 pregnant and nursing women and children under two, and providing food assistance to over 300,000... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WFP Welcomes Contribution From Italy for Emergency Food Assistance in Libya"We thank Italy for this generous contribution to WFP's emergency operation in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
"We thank Italy for this generous contribution to WFP's emergency operation in Libya, which will help alleviate the suffering of people living in difficult conditions with little access to food and other life-saving assistance," said Wagdi Othman,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Refugee Scandal Unfolding in the Countrysame month the World Food Programme cut its rations to refugees by 50 percent a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
same month the World Food Programme cut its rations to refugees by 50 percent and warned of further cuts to come. WFP needs $117 million for the next six months, but has a $65 million funding gap. Until fleeing to Uganda, Ben Lam was the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Good Reason to Worry About ElectionUSAID/FEWSNET, regional food security institutions together with UN agencies in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
USAID/FEWSNET, regional food security institutions together with UN agencies including the FAO, the World Food Programme (WFP) and the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF). "The dramatic increase reflects the trouble people have in producing and accessing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Global Govt Funding for HIV Falls to Lowest Level in Seven Yearszero discrimination and zero AIDS-related deaths. UNAIDS unites the efforts of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
zero discrimination and zero AIDS-related deaths. UNAIDS unites the efforts of 11 UN organizations—UNHCR, UNICEF, WFP, UNDP, UNFPA, UNODC, UN Women, ILO, UNESCO, WHO and the World Bank—and works closely with global and national partners... Read more
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New York Post
Curtis Sliwa arrested outside Gracie Mansiontweeted about the incident. “Curtis Sliwa was just arrested outside Gracie Man
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
tweeted about the incident. “Curtis Sliwa was just arrested outside Gracie Mansion for serving Bill de Blasio with papers to disqualify him for WFP ballot line#yeswewill,” Faulkner wrote. Sliwa is due in Manhattan criminal c... Read more
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