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Iraq report highlights disabled children used in terror attacks

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Child abuse is continuing in Iraq where disabled children have been used to carry out terrorist attacks in a belief it will cure them, it emerged on Thursday. In a UN report on…

22 Jan 2015 / Listen /

Diplomats witness living conditions of Palestinians in Gaza

Palestinian family in Beach camp, Gaza. © Photographer Shareef Sarhan/UNRWA Archives

Some twenty diplomats from nine countries have visited the Gaza Strip to better understand the situation facing thousands of…

21 Jan 2015 / Listen /

Photographers try to humanize life in Jordan refugee camp.

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From an aerial view the Za'atari refugee camp in Jordan looks like a prison camp, totally dehumanized. That's according…

21 Jan 2015 / Listen /

"Deteriorating" situation in Yemen

A wide view of the Security Council in session (file photo). UN Photo/Paulo Filgueiras

The situation in Yemen has been described as "deteriorating" by the UN Secretary-General. In a statement on Tuesday, Ban…

20 Jan 2015 / Listen /
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