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Hope for Mali’s Gao residents as road opens

Hope for Mali’s Gao residents as road opens

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 20, 2013 0

GAO/BAMAKO/DAKAR 20 February 2013 (IRIN) - Since military intervention began over a month ago in northern Mali, the city of Gao has been cut off from major markets, leading to shortages of basic

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Becoming refugees once more: Palestinians from Syria return to Gaza

Becoming refugees once more: Palestinians from Syria return to Gaza

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 14, 2013 0

GAZA CITY 14 February 2013 (IRIN) - Some 150 Palestinian families have fled the violence in Syria and returned to Gaza, but their homecoming has been far from easy. >

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Breakdown of Syria aid pledges in Kuwait

Breakdown of Syria aid pledges in Kuwait

carolyn.simon@hrc.org February 1, 2013 0

KUWAIT CITY 01 February 2013 (IRIN) - The international community pledged more than US$1.5 billion in humanitarian aid to Syria on 30 January, in the most successful fundraising conference in UN history -

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Breakdown of Syria aid pledges in Kuwait

Breakdown of Syria aid pledges in Kuwait

dan.rafter@hrc.org February 1, 2013 0

KUWAIT CITY 01 February 2013 (IRIN) - The international community pledged more than US$1.5 billion in humanitarian aid to Syria on 30 January, in the most successful fundraising conference in UN history -

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Donors pledge $1.5 billion in aid to Syria while demanding more access

Donors pledge $1.5 billion in aid to Syria while demanding more access

carolyn.simon@hrc.org January 30, 2013 0

KUWAIT CITY 30 January 2013 (IRIN) - In the largest ever fundraising conference in the United Nation's history, the international community pledged today more than $1.5 billion in humanitarian aid for the people

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Assistance to Jakarta flood victims delayed

Assistance to Jakarta flood victims delayed

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 21, 2013 0

JAKARTA 21 January 2013 (IRIN) - Hundreds of people hit by recent flooding in Indonesia’s capital, Jakarta, say government assistance has still not arrived four days after the city governor declared a state

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How to: Map sexual networks

How to: Map sexual networks

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 30, 2012 0

NEW YORK CITY 30 November 2012 (IRIN) - With whom did you last have sex? When

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OPT: In the line of fire

OPT: In the line of fire

carolyn.simon@hrc.org November 18, 2012 0

GAZA CITY 18 November 2012 (IRIN) - It seemed a wise decision: when the air strikes began over the Gaza Strip on 14 November, Othman Abdel’Al, like several Gazans, moved his family to

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ISRAEL-OPT: Border communities prepare for the worst

ISRAEL-OPT: Border communities prepare for the worst

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 16, 2012 0

SDEROT/TEL AVIV/GAZA CITY 16 November 2012 (IRIN) - Sderot’s streets are empty, its schools and shops closed.

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SLIDESHOW: The A-9 highway, a lifeline in Sri Lanka

SLIDESHOW: The A-9 highway, a lifeline in Sri Lanka

November 1, 2012 0

KANDY/JAFFNA 01 November 2012 (IRIN) - The A-9 highway in Sri Lanka plays a symbolic role connecting the central and northern parts of the island. The road - which connects the city of

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