Posts Tagged ‘financial assistance’

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is providing additional financial assistance for the rehabilitation of conflict-affected areas in the Northern province of Sri Lanka, particularly to assist the return and resettlement of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). (more…)

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by Press TV

Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri urges the world community to condemn Israel’s use of cluster bombs against Lebanon in 2006.

“Even after the UN Security Council approved Resolution 1701 Israel continued its assault and dropped more than 1 million cluster bombs in the last three days of the war,” Berri said.

The speaker further called on the Lebanese government to shoulder responsibility for the issue and compensate bereaved families of the victims. (more…)

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