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UN: 5,000 die in Syria every month, 6,000 flee per day

by the U.N. Refugee Agency, two-thirds have fled this year Some 5,000 Syrians die ... and humanitarian officials said. Of the nearly 1.8 million refugees identified by the U.N. Refugee Agency ... refugees identified by the U.N. Refugee Agency, two-thirds have fled this year, U.N. ...

17/07/2013 - 07:53 - comment 0

Turkey to press ahead with Syria sanctions after ‘historic’ vetoes

Tuesday by vetoing a Western-backed U.N. resolution that could have led to U.N. sanctions on Damascus, ... Turkey said Wednesday it would impose sanctions on Syria despite the blocking of any U.N. measures ... a diplomatic victory Tuesday by vetoing a Western-backed U.N. resolution that could have led to U.N. sanctions ...

06/10/2011 - 08:19 - comment 0

U.N. refugee agency condemns Israel's migration policy

the issues that migrants and Tel Aviv residents face.” The U.N. also criticized Israel’s policy, saying ... of why they had to flee from their country of origin.” The U.N. body stressed that “while it is correct ... The United Nations Refugee Agency UNHCR condemned ...

06/01/2014 - 09:42 - comment 0

Syria: Two detained U.N. peacekeepers released

that the two detainees were of Syrian nationality. One of them worked for the U.N. agency dealing with Palestinian refugees while the other operated for the U.N. Habitat, Haq said, according to the Associated ... to the Associated Press. The international organization is trying to secure the release of all U.N. personnel ...

05/02/2014 - 09:32 - comment 0

U.N. agency condemns Israeli destruction of Palestinian homes

The United Nations Palestine refugee agency officially ... people thus far. The United Nations Palestine refugee agency on Wednesday ... With Israel, Main headlines, Israel, Palestine) The United Nations Palestine refugee agency on Wednesday ...

26/12/2013 - 07:16 - comment 0

U.N. pushing for humanitarian aid deliveries, evacuations to resume in besieged Yarmouk refugee camp

The U.N.'s  Palestine refugee agency UNRWA said that they were "closely monitoring" reports ... & Syria, Main headlines, Palestine, Syria) The U.N.'s Palestine refugee agency UNRWA said ... The United Nation's Palestine refugee agency ...

13/02/2014 - 07:41 - comment 0

To relieve economic burden of refugee crisis, U.N. is buying Lebanese

refugees in Lebanon in a bid to offset the economic burden of the crisis. U.N. aid agencies have ... U.N. aid agencies will give preference to purchasing ... on the Middle East's country's economy. U.N. aid agencies will give ...

23/01/2014 - 12:07 - comment 0

Syria: U.N. photos show "apocalyptic scenes" inside Yarmouk refugee camp

The United Nations agency for Palestine refugees ... Yarmouk refugee camp. The United Nations agency for Palestine refugees ... & Syria, Main headlines, Palestine, Syria) The United Nations agency for Palestine refugees ...

26/02/2014 - 17:05 - comment 0

UN: Fate of Homs evacuees "uncertain"

hundreds of evacuees from the besieged city of Homs as soon as they were rescued, the top U.N. ... Hillo, the U.N. official heading the Homs mission. About a third of the nearly 1,160 people ... in a regime-controlled section of the city, U.N. and local officials said. The governor refused to let news ...

12/02/2014 - 09:50 - comment 0

Palestinian police, residents of refugee camp protest against U.N. strike

by employees of the UN's Palestine refugee agency. A Ma'an reporter said main roads near al-Jalazun and al-Amari refugee camps as well as the village of Surda in the Ramallah area were blocked with rocks ... by employees of the UN's Palestine refugee agency. ...

12/01/2014 - 18:25 - comment 0