UNICEF warns child refugee crisis in Europe may continue to worsen

September 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on UNICEF warns child refugee crisis in Europe may continue to worsen 

GENEVA, Sept. 10 — The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Thursday warned the refugee and migrant crisis in Europe will only worsen if greater efforts are not made to end the protracted conflict in Syria and address the humanitarian needs of the millions affected by the violence.

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Millions of children in Yemen face disease, malnutrition risks: UNICEF

July 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Millions of children in Yemen face disease, malnutrition risks: UNICEF 

GENEVA, June 30 — The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday said the ongoing conflict in Yemen is having a devastating impact on the country's health system, and exposing millions of children to the threat of preventable diseases.

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