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09-Feb-2021 to 18:15

EU expresses concern over ‘tragic humanitarian crises’ in Ethiopia’s Tigray regi...

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The European Union (EU) said it remains very concerned by the tragic humanitarian crisis unfolding in Tigray and its regional implications

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29-Jan-2021 to 09:39

Fresh batch of 760 Burundian refugees in Rwanda return home

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A fresh batch of 760 Burundian refugees return home in a repatriation drive overseen by UNHCR, the UN refugee agency confirmed Thursday in Kigali.

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28-Jan-2021 to 18:19

UNHCR rejects allegations on abduction, forced return of Eritrean refugees

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has rejected media’s allegations about the abduction and forced return of Eritrean refugees sheltered in refugee camps in the restive Tigray State of Ethiopia.

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20-Jan-2021 to 18:12

AfDB provides aid to drought-stricken Madagascar

APA - Antananarivo (Madagascar) — The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved emergency aid to the tune of $ 686,000 to Antananarivo to deal with the combined effects of the drought and the Covid-19 pandemic in the far south of the island nation.

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14-Jan-2021 to 17:59

Morocco: Dakhla now linked to Paris

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The large city of southern Morocco is about to be linked by a regular flight to Paris, the French capital.

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08-Jan-2021 to 18:35

Ethiopia: Over 101,000 people displaced due to violence-UN

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — More than 101,000 people have been displaced due to unfolding attacks in Ethiopia’s Benishangul-Gumuz regional state since July 2020, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) has said.

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07-Jan-2021 to 13:13

Morocco signs contract-programs to revive vital sectors impacted by COVID-19

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The Moroccan government on Wednesday in Rabat signed five related contract-programs to revive vital sectors affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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