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UN peacekeeping mission in Liberia handing over security responsibility to national forces

Jun 30, 2016

Liberian security forces today took full control of their security for the first time since the civil war ended 13 years ago, mark…

Op-ed: “The Fight Against Sexual Exploitation” by head of UN Mission in the Central African Republic

Mar 31, 2016

The Fight against Sexual Exploitation By Parfait Onanga-Anyanga A few days ago, I woke up to yet another horrible allegation ag…

UNHCR chief welcomes US leadership over global crisis

Mar 28, 2016

CHICAGO, United States, March 18 (UNHCR) – During a week-long visit to the United States, the head of the United Nations refugee…

Myanmar: UN chief welcomes election of first civilian President in more than 50 years

Mar 16, 2016

Following the historic national polls last 8 November, United NationsSecretary-General Ban Ki-moon congratulated Htin Kyaw, w…