Peacekeeping chief urges swift implementation of DRC agreement
Thousands of refugees, who are entering Uganda on a daily basis from three neighbouring countries, are not getting the support they need due to a lack of funding according to the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR).
Somali refugees are “trapped” in camps in Yemen, Kenya, Djibouti and Ethiopia and are enduring “dire” conditions as food supplies dwindle, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has said.
DRC’s Kabila “needs to endorse political accord” and avoid new violence
The President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Joseph Kabila, should publicly support an agreement which offers free and fair elections there, the UN said on Friday.
Mosul operation displaces more than 130,000
Nearly 132,000 people have been displaced by the Iraqi military operation to liberate the city of Mosul from the ISIL terrorist group, the United Nations has reported.