Official Statements

28 May 2024
More than 1 million have fled Rafah only in the past three weeks (since 6 May). The displacement continues including today. People in Rafah have been displaced several times already.
27 May 2024
From Philippe Lazzarini, the UNRWA Commissioner-General as posted on his official X account (previously known as Twitter)
27 May 2024
Beirut Thank you and good morning. First of all, it is my first visit in a few months here in Beirut. I would have come earlier but as you all know Gaza and the issues related to the agency have taken a lot of my time but let me start first by thanking you for the coverage...
18 May 2024
From Philippe Lazzarini, the UNRWA Commissioner-General as posted on his official X account (previously known as Twitter)
13 May 2024
The Secretary-General was deeply saddened to learn of the death of a United Nations Department of Safety and Security (DSS) staff member and injury to another DSS staffer when their UN vehicle was struck as they traveled to the European Hospital in Rafah this morning.