Fri, 22 May 2015 | What, When at UN: 
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  • UN New York Headquarters closed Monday for official holiday…
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Iraq: as Ramadi fighting intensifies, UN food agency rushes supplies to thousands displaced



As tens of thousands of people continue to flee fierce fighting in the Ramadi district of Iraq, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is rushing food assistance there, a spokesperson confirmed in Geneva today, as she appealed for $108 million to continue operations in the country until October 2015.




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