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15 November 2012
Israeli military operation "Pillar of Defense" continues with Israeli air strikes as well as naval and tank firing across the Gaza Strip. A ground operation has not been launched.
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14 November 2012
UNRWA has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with the Office of Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser of Qatar to promote education for children living under occupation and in conflict zones.
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13 November 2012
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA), the Welfare Association, and Palestine Education for Employment have signed a memorandum of understanding to support employment initiatives for recently-graduated Palestine refugees.
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12 November 2012
All infants in the West Bank and Gaza are now receiving the life-saving pneumococcal vaccine, thanks to the generosity of the Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahayan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation (Zayed Foundation) based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
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12 November 2012
Speaking during a presentation to the United Nations General Assembly, UNRWA Commissioner-General Filippo Grandi expressed "extreme concern" that most of the 518,000 Palestine refugees in Syria were now directly caught up in the conflict, and called for greater protection of civilians in the country.
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