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UN / SAHEL

The United Nations Special Envoy for the Sahelregion, Romano Prodi briefs the council today on the situation in that region. UNTV

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UN / UAV

The United Nations top peacekeeping official today (26 June) told the Security Council that unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) will soon be flying in the skies of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC),  deterring armed groups by letting them know “that there is an eye in the sky watching what they are doing." UNTV

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UNRWA / MUHAMMAD ASAF ARAB IDOL

Arab pop Idol winner Muhammad Asaf visited the UNRWA compound in Gazawhere he met with UNRWA Commissioner-General Filippo Grandi and staff and was appointed Ambassador for Youth. UNRWA

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ICJ / WHALING IN THE ANTARCTICA

The International Court of Justice (ICJ), today started its hearings in the case concerning whaling in the Antarctic (Australia v. Japan; New Zealandintervening). ICJ

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BURUNDI / MALNUTRITION

Nearly two thirds of Burundi's children are chronically malnourished. The country also has the highest level of hunger of all 79 countries reported in the 2012 Global Hunger Index. After years of conflict, the country has made strides in reducing acute malnutrition – but chronic malnutrition is a more complex condition to treat. UNICEF

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