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News in Brief 27 November 2018

  • Afghan people ‘hunger’ for peace
  • World Food Programme warns of reduced Hudaydah port operations
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‘Dire consequences’ for a million children in the Middle East, North Africa, as funding dwindles

Amidst a $33 million funding shortfall, plunging temperatures in the Middle East and North Africa pose a major threat to children in the region, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on Tuesday.

Conference addresses human rights in the Arab region

Combatting terrorism while also respecting human rights is one of the aims of a two-day conference taking place in the Arab region.

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