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Guterres Makes Appeals For Cross-Border Operation Aid To Syrian Refugees

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the Security Council that it is a “moral imperative” for the 15 members to renew a cross-border aid operation from Turkey into northwest Syria that assists more than 4 million people. The council must vote on renewing the mechanism by July 10. Russia says it prefers all aid to go through Damascus. U.N. humanitarian officials say […]

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NRC: World’s 10 ‘Most Neglected’ Refugee Crises All In Africa

In DR Congo, the most-neglected country on the list for the second year running, a third of the population went hungry last year. The world is paying too little attention to a slew of mass displacements of people across Africa, risking starvation deaths and prolonging conflicts, the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has warned. “With the all-absorbing war in Europe’s Ukraine, […]