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UNRWA Launches $500M Fundraising Bid After US Cuts

The United Nations agency that supports Palestinian refugees launched a $500 million funding campaign this week in the aftermath of a decision by the Trump administration to substantially cut the U.S. contribution to the agency this year. The announcement two weeks ago that Washington has committed $60 million this year instead of its traditional $350 million, shocked and upset Palestinian refugees. It also left the UN agency, known as UNRWA, scrambling not to disrupt services to the 5...

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