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Amid signs of hope in Syria

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Amid signs of hope in Syria, UNICEF chief sees 'harsh evidence' of war's toll on children

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Media Towards Freedom.

Media Towards Freedom.
 

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UN mission condemns deadly bombing

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Afghanistan: UN mission condemns deadly bombing near governor's office in Kunar province

Photo: UNAMA/Fardin Waezi

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Refugees and migration through Oscar-nominated film

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UN Radio's first podcast explores refugees and migration through Oscar-nominated film

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UN opens support 'hubs' to boost protection

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UN opens support 'hubs' to boost protection for families and children on move across Europe

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Syria 'moving in the right direction' – UN envoy

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Humanitarian and ceasefire tracks for Syria 'moving in the right direction' – UN envoy
Source:UN News.

25 February 2016 – International task forces established to ensure unimpeded humanitarian access and a ceasefire in Syria “are moving in the right direction,” a United Nations mediator said today, ahead of a Friday deadline to accept a truce.

Speaking to the press in Geneva, Staffan de Mistura, UN Special Envoy for Syria, said that today's humanitarian task force meeting was “useful and effective,”

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Five European countries will worsen refugee crisis

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UN rights chief warns police agreement by five European countries will worsen refugee crisis

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Tackle new sustainability goals

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At 50, UN development programme revamps itself to tackle new sustainability goals

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Story of a disappearance

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Published in United Press International Asia News (UPI Blog.

 (Revised article)  "Did you hear? he disappeared at
1:30 a.m., the last night he was at work," informed my friend, one of
his colleagues. When I heard this news, I felt suffocated, as
though the earth had crumbled.

I remembered how he told me last month, "I can be proud only if I
get a chance to marry your friend."  He spoke as he lit a cigarette,

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Weeping For Life, Beauty And Love.

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Published in UPI Asia blog.

 I am walking alone on this road. It is raining lightly after a heavy shower. In the far distance, I can see cars' headlights. On this lonely and calm road, I am walking silently.

"Nights are generally fearful and dangerous. If possible, no one
should walk during the night," he used to say. Earlier, I did not care
about my father's words, but now I realize their importance.

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