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UNHCR on target to deliver 2,410 tons of aid for Iraqi displaced

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Syrian woman gives birth to quintuplets weeks after fleeing Iraq

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Photo Gallery: Forty Years On: Antonio finally goes home to Angola.

News Story: Angola Repatriation: Antonio returns home after 40 years in DR Congo.

News Story: Hounded from home, raped Congolese woman seeks refugee in Burundi.

News Story: Sisters with a Message: Our music will go where our feet can't reach.

News Story: Russia speeds up asylum procedures as Ukrainian influx continues.

A Lifetime of Waiting: Born in Hagadera camp, Sarah has never once left its confines.

News Story: Angolans head homewards by train from Democratic Republic of Congo.

World Humanitarian Day: UNHCR pays tribute to courage and sacrifice of aid workers.

News Story: Cross-border aid reaches 12,000 displaced civilians in western Libya.

News Story: In Niger, gas project to support refugees and save trees.

News Story: Ukrainians sheltering in Russia worry about their future.

UNHCR News App: UNHCR releases a News App in three languages for mobile devices.

Global Appeal 2014-2015: UNHCR's plans and funding requirements for its operations worldwide.

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