UN launches aid operation for refugees

THE UN agency for refugees is launching a major aid operation to reach more than half-a-million people displaced by fighting in northern Iraq. Tents and other goods will be sent to the Kurdish city of Irbil via air, road and sea, the UNHCR said. Meanwhile, a BBC correspondent at the strategically important Mosul Dam says […]

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