UN says over 5,300 dead, 12,000 injured in Ukrainian conflict

February 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on UN says over 5,300 dead, 12,000 injured in Ukrainian conflict 

GENEVA, Feb. 3 -– More than 5,300 people have been killed and another 12,000 injured since the beginning of the armed conflict in eastern Ukraine, the press secretary for the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights said Tuesday.

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UN urges more aid to Syrian refugees in Jordan

January 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on UN urges more aid to Syrian refugees in Jordan 

AMMAN, Jan. 15 — The United Nations refugee agency called Wednesday for increasing aid for the Syrian refugees in Jordan, who are going through very difficult conditions.

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