UN chief calls attention to invisible plight of millions of widows, children

June 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on UN chief calls attention to invisible plight of millions of widows, children 

UNITED NATIONS, June 24 — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday reminded the world of the invisible plight of millions of widows and their children across the globe, many of whom have been robbed of their loved ones by conflict, saying " widows are particularly vulnerable" and "their age, income, ethnicity, disabilities and other factors can put women at greater risk of injustice."

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