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United States Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for Palestinians in Syria

U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC Media Note April 27, 2015 In response to the devastating crisis in Yarmouk, Ambassador Samantha Power, the U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, announced April 24 that the United States is providing an additional $6 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency ...
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White House on Situation in Yarmouk Refugee Camp

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary Washington, D.C. April 10, 2015 Statement by NSC Spokesperson Bernadette Meehan on the Situation in Yarmouk Refugee Camp We welcome UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon’s statement on the situation in Yarmouk refugee camp, and join him in calling for an end to hostilities, access for humanitarian assistance, ...
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Ambassador Power on Situation in Yarmouk, Syria

U.S. Mission to the United Nations Office of Press and Public Diplomacy New York, N.Y. April 7, 2015 Statement by Ambassador Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, on the Situation in Yarmouk. The United States strongly condemns ISIL’s advance on the besieged Palestinian community in Yarmouk, southern Damascus. Since entering Yarmouk on ...
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