Thursday, 29th February 2024

Allegations against UNRWA: Future of biggest Gaza aid provider in jeopardy

By France24
04 February 2024   |   4:49 pm
Around a dozen donor countries are freezing funding to UNRWA, the UN's agency for Palestinian refugees, after Israel alleged that 12 UN staffers took part in the October 7 Hamas attacks. The UN has fired the employees in question and promised a full investigation.

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