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UN chief Guterres calls for funding for Gaza aid agency

France24 13 Jul 2024
The United Nations chief appealed for funding Friday for the beleaguered UN agency helping ...

NACA Adopting New Approach to Stop HIV Infection Among Children, Says DG 

This Day 13 Jul 2024
The Director General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), Dr. Temitope Ilori, has said that the organisation is adopting a new multi-sectoral approach to fast-track efforts to end HIV and AIDS among children in Nigeria.

India pledges continued support to UN agency to back Palestinians

Madhyamam 13 Jul 2024
Ravindra, the charge d’affaires of India’s UN mission, said that the nation will continue its annual contributions of $5 million to the agency and will release half the amount in the coming days.He ...

Cyprus says Removal of US pier won't affect humanitarian corridor to Gaza

Madhyamam 13 Jul 2024
... by ship from Larnaca port in Cyprus, Xinhua news agency reported.The spokesman added that when the pier was removed for repairs, humanitarian aid continued to reach the civilian population in Gaza.

Removal of US pier won’t affect humanitarian corridor to Gaza, says Cyprus

The Siasat Daily 13 Jul 2024
Letymbiotis said the Amalthea project was planned before the US decided to build a floating pier to facilitate the unloading of aid sent by ship from Larnaca port in Cyprus, Xinhua news agency reported.

India pledges continued assistance to UN agency aiding Palestinians

Suryaa 13 Jul 2024
Washington contributes about $340 million to UNRWA’s $1.6 billion budget but the US Congress has passed a legislative measure to stop aid to the agency till at least next year.

UN chief says no alternative to Palestinian relief agency UNRWA

The New Arab 13 Jul 2024
The UN Relief and Works Agency provides education, health and aid to millions of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, the West Bank, Jordan, Syria and Lebanon ... UNRWA is the backbone of aid operations.

David Lammy ‘closely considering’ resuming funding for UNRWA

AOL 13 Jul 2024
Britain suspended financial aid for the United National Relief and Works Agency for Palestine (UNRWA) in January, ...

UN chief states there is no alternative to UNRWA

Madhyamam 13 Jul 2024
For millions of Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip, the West Bank, Jordan, Syria, and Lebanon, the UN Relief and Works Agency offers health care, education, and aid.

North Korea denounces NATO summit declaration

Beijing News 13 Jul 2024
Pyongyang has repeatedly denied allegations that it is shipping weapons to Moscow, but in June leader Kim Jong Un and Russia's President Vladimir Putin signed an agreement that included a pledge to come to each other's military aid if attacked.

Firefighters called to ‘multiple alarm commercial building fire’ in York County

Penn Live 13 Jul 2024
“All city crews as well as numerous mutual aid agencies are operating on a multiple alarm commercial building fire in the 400 block of Albemarle {Street},” according to the York Professional Fire Fighters Association Local 627 IAFF ... ....

Dozens of bodies reported as battles rock Gaza City

Naharnet 13 Jul 2024
Gaza's civil defense agency said it ... agency for Palestinian refugees, warning there was no alternative to UNRWA as a conduit for aid to Gazans despite longstanding Israeli opposition to the agency.

Malala calls for Pakistan to stop deporting undocumented Afghans

Atlantic News Telegraph 13 Jul 2024
The UN agency for Palestinian refugees, UNRWA, which coordinates nearly all aid to Gaza, said it used more than half its budget before the war to fund education.

Dozens of bodies recovered from rubble in Gaza

Beijing News 13 Jul 2024
Hamas militants were using the abandoned headquarters of the United Nations aid agency for Palestinian refugees, known as UNRWA, according to the Israeli military, which said it found drones and weapons in the building.

Hamas-run Gaza health ministry says Israeli camp strike kills dozens

Oelwein Daily Register 13 Jul 2024
UN chief Antonio Guterres appealed to donor governments on Friday to resume funding the UN agency for Palestinian refugees, warning there was no alternative to UNRWA as a conduit for aid to Gazans ...

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