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26 November 2012
UNRWA Commissioner General Filippo Grandi called on the international community and the parties to the Israel-Palestine conflict to “seize the opportunity” provided by the Gaza ceasefire.
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25 November 2012
The fragile calm in Gaza seems to hold, despite the killing of a young Palestinian man near the border fence in Khan Younis on Friday, which has raised fears of another escalation.
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23 November 2012
The OPEC Fund for International Development has donated USD 500,000 to UNRWA in response to the Agency’s request for support for Palestine refugees in Gaza recovering from the recent violence.
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23 November 2012
The Government of Sweden has donated USD 2.3 million (SEK 15 million) to UNRWA’s emergency response in the coastal enclave following last week’s escalation of violence. The funding will help provide urgent assistance to thousands of Gazans.
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22 November 2012
In an effort to provide care to injured Palestine refugees, UNRWA donated USD 400,000 worth of medication and medical supplies from its stock to the World Health Organization (WHO) to assist health centres across the Gaza Strip.
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