Daily Archives: January 9, 2018

Turkish-funded housing project to be inaugurated in Gaza

Jerusalem (UNA-OIC) � Palestinian Ambassador to Turkey Faed Mustafa announced on Monday the start of handing over the Juhr al-Deek housing project in the Gaza Strip, funded by Turkey through the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA), under the supervision …

Morocco’s exports of fruits and vegetables to Spain worth EUR 462.3 million

Rabat (UNA-OIC) – Morocco remained Spain’s main supplier of fruits and vegetables in 2017, with exports reaching EUR 462.3 million by last October, according to the Spanish Federation of Associations of Producers and Exporters of Fruits, Vegetables, Flowers and Live …

UN voices concern over Palestinian teen’s detention

New York, (UNA-OIC) – United Nations on Monday voiced concern over the detention of 16-year-old Palestinian activist Ahed al-Tamimi.

“What is clear is that people need to have their rights respected. The detention of children is our particular concern and …

UN asks Syria to ensure protection of citizens during winter

New York, (UNA-OIC) – United Nations Spokesman Stephane Dujarric expressed deep concern on Monday over the safety and protection of tens of thousands of people in southern Idlib and rural Hama in northeastern Syria.

“With the seventh winter of the …

64 migrants feared dead in Mediterranean

Geneva, (UNA-OIC) – Sixty-four migrants are feared drowned after a rubber dinghy sank off the coast of Libya over the weekend, the UN’s International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Monday.

The migrants lost their lives in the shipwreck that occurred …