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01 November 2012
On 28 and 29 October 2012, credible reports indicate that 13 Palestine refugees were among casualties from the armed conflict in rural Damascus and in the suburbs of Damascus neighbouring Yarmouk.
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25 October 2012
The German government has announced an additional donation of EUR 600,000 to UNRWA. The contribution will provide emergency food aid to 667,500 Palestine refugees in Gaza.
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25 October 2012
The humanitarian situation in Syria has further deteriorated during the last week. Intense armed conflict persists in Aleppo and Damascus/Rif Damascus. Based on earlier assessments, UNRWA estimates that 225,000 Palestine refugees in Syria are directly affected by the conflict.
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25 October 2012
The United Arab Emirates Red Crescent (UAERC) has generously donated USD 54,451 towards the distribution of sheep for poor families in Gaza during the Muslim feast of Eid el Adha.
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24 October 2012
Israel’s highest-rating news programme, Channel Two News, has published a statement correcting false claims that rockets were fired from schools operated by UNRWA during the Gaza war in 2008-2009.
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