Tag: U.N. mission

More children dying from conflict in Afghanistan- UN report

More children dying from conflict in Afghanistan- UN report

Oct 19, – The U.N.’s Assistance Mission in Afghanistan said it has documented a total of 2,461 casualties among children in 2016 — 639 deaths and 1,822 wounded. That’s a 15 percent increase, compared to the January-September period in 2015. The number of children killed and wounded in Afghanistan’s conflict increased in the first nine […]

October 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
UN- Violence kills at least 1,119 Iraqis in March

UN- Violence kills at least 1,119 Iraqis in March

Apr 02, – Another 1,561 Iraqis were wounded last month, the U.N. mission to Iraq said in a statement Friday. The figures include 575 civilians killed and another 1,196 wounded. The other casualties were Iraqi security forces, including Kurdish forces known as the peshmerga and government-allied militiamen. The United Nations says violence killed at least […]

April 2, 2016 | By | Reply More