News in Brief

News In Brief 31 August 2018

  • Refugees overcrowded to “boiling point” on Greek island, warns UNHCR
  • Cluster munitions still used extensively in Syrian conflict, say treaty monitors
  • Returnee migrants speak of hope from business training in Nigeria
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News in Brief 30 August 2018

  • UN Syria Envoy warns of potential ‘perfect storm’ in Idlib
  • Cholera cases in Yemen on the rise
  • Top UN officials conduct missions to Mali
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News in Brief 29 August 2018

  • Both war and mediating peace becoming ‘increasingly complex’, says UN Secretary-General
  • ‘Every effort’ must be made to bring the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty into force, urges UN chief
  • Refugee education is in crisis, warns UNHCR
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News In Brief 28 August 2018

  • UN investigators find possible war crimes in Yemen
  • Chile’s migration solution reunites Haitian families: IOM
  • Support stepped up for children in DRC’s Ebola-affected areas: UNICEF
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News in Brief 27 August 2018

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News in Brief 24 August 2018

  • Rohingya emergency one year on: thousands of lives saved, but challenges remain
  • DRC Ebola outbreak latest: response scaling up, but threats remain
  • Venezuela exodus is stretching neighbours’ patience, warns UN migration agency IOM
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News in Brief 23 August 2018

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News in Brief 22 August 2018

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News in Brief 21 August 2018

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News in Brief 20 August 2018

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