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UNRWA: More than half of Gaza’s population may not receive enough food next month

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- More than a million people, who make up more than half the population of the besieged Gaza Strip, who depend on food aid from the international community, may...
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UNRWA: We need $60 million to sustain food for one million refugees in Gaza

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) said a $ 60 million shortfall by next month would make its ability to feed one million refugees in the...
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Saudi Arabia announces support of $ 50 million to UNRWA

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Abdullah al-Rabiah, general supervisor of the King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Action, announced Wednesday at a press conference in Riyadh with UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Kranbul about Saudi...
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UNRWA will start the year with a deficit due to lack of US assistance

PALESTINE (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) will begin the year 2019 with a deficit of $ 360 million due to the...
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UNRWA is concerned about plans to close its operations in East Jerusalem

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) - The United Nations Agency for Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) expressed concern on Friday from comments made by the mayor of Jerusalem,...
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Israel plans to close UNRWA institutions in Jerusalem

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) - An Israeli media report revealed Thursday evening that Tel Aviv has decided to close all the institutions of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) in occupied Jerusalem. The...
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UNRWA withdraws its staff from Gaza for security reasons

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) - The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) announced its decision to temporarily withdraw international staff from the Gaza Strip for security reasons. The agency's spokesman, Sami...

Turkey has increased its aid to UNRWA

LEBANON (VOP TODAY NEWS) - A spokeswoman for UNRWA in Lebanon Huda Samra Saibi said that Turkey has quadrupled the value of its contributions to the UN agency for the relief and employment of Palestinian...

Macaron promises to save UNRWA

FRANCE (VOP TODAY NEWS) - French President Emmanuel Macron expressed "regret" over America's decision to cut the funding of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) and affirmed Paris's commitment to...

United Nations refuses to accept any change to the 1967 borders

UNITED NATIONS (VOP TODAY NEWS) - The United Nations coordinator for the Middle East peace process, Nikolay Mladenov, stressed today that the world body will not accept any change on the 1967 borders, especially with...

UNRWA director calls for urgent funding by summer

PALESTINE (VOP TODAY NEWS) - The head of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) told a conference in Rome on Thursday that the body needed money before next summer after...

Netanyahu reiterates his call to shut down the UNRWA agency

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reiterated his call for the closure of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) on Sunday, days after a US threat to cut off aid to the Palestinians. "I...