International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Afghan child abuse, DR Congo measles deaths, Palestinian solidarity

A recap of Wednesday’s stories in brief: UN Afghan Mission calls for probe into school paedophile ring; thousands of children dying from measles in DRC; UN reaffirms solidarity with Palestinians; migrants send billions back home; trust and security “essential” in digital space; and FAO recommends switch to traditional diets.

UN commemorates International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

The United Nations has underlined its unwavering commitment to the Palestinian people in their ongoing struggle to achieve self-determination, independence and sovereignty.

UN Daily News Programme 29 November 2017

Listen to our daily bulletin of news and features from the United Nations, presented by Matt Wells and Dianne Penn.

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News in Brief 29 November 2017 (AM)

End conflict by establishing an independent Palestine, urges Guterres

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Embroidery provides “badge of identity for Palestine”

Embroidery is a “badge of identity” for Palestinians, and highlights their unique culture according to the president of the Palestinian Heritage Foundation.

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