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Donors pledge $3.8 billion in aid to people affected by Syria crisis at UN-backed conference



In an expression of solidarity with the millions of children, women and men affected by the devastating conflict in Syria, now in its fifth year, international donors today pledged $3.8 billion at a United Nations-backed conference held in Kuwait.


Yemen on verge of ‘total collapse’ says UN rights chief in wake of recent fighting

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights today expressed his concern about the fast deteriorating situation in Yemen, where dozens of civilians have been killed in fighting in recent days.



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