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News in Brief 22 September 2017 (PM)

Arab States and UNHCR sign agreement to address refugee crisis

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Discussion over UN base in Darfur in final phase: UNAMID deputy chief

Discussions over a new partnership with the Sudanese government to bring humanitarian relief to civilians in the volatile Darfur region are in their final phase.

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UN and Africa: Somalia refugees, Darfur camp fire and UNMISS peacekeepers

UNHCR Special Envoy urges more support for Somalia refugees

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UN rushes to aid displaced Darfur families left homeless by camp fire

In Sudan’s restive Darfur region, some 4,000 displaced people are now living under trees following a deadly fire which destroyed the camp they were living in.

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News in Brief 1 June 2017 (AM)

UN condemns killing of peacekeeper in Darfur

The UN has strongly condemned the killing of a peacekeeper from Nigeria, who was on a routine patrol in the north Darfur region of Sudan.

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News in Brief 22 May 2017 – (PM)

Tourism must not cause harm to the environment: UN official

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Darfur “very different place from 2003,” says head of UN-AU Mission

The Darfur region of Sudan is a very different place from what it was like in 2003 when the armed conflict began, the head of the United Nations-African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) has said.

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UN and Africa: focus on Mali, Somalia piracy and Mine Awareness

UN peacekeeping chief urges support for Mali peace process

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Darfur mission marks International Day for Mine Awareness

Unexploded ordnance and other remnants of war have killed more than 220 civilians in the Darfur region of Sudan since 2005.

They also threaten the work of peacekeepers delivering humanitarian aid to scores of people displaced by conflict.

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UN and Africa: focus on East Africa, Gambian youth and World Radio Day

East Africa drought pushing food prices up sharply

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