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‘Lifesaving’ protection for children in conflict must be central to pandemic recovery: UN official

Protection for children caught up in war must be at the heart of the international agenda, including COVID-19 response, a senior UN official said on Monday. 

News in Brief 3 August 2021

  • UN human rights chief urges accountability for Beirut blasts, one year on
  • Wide impact of healthcare attacks: WHO
  • UN General Assembly agrees global eye care initiative
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