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First UN food aid in two years reaches over 30,000 Iraqis

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Qayyarah had been ‘inaccessible for over two years,’ the UN World Food Program (WFP) says in a statement

BAGHDAD, Iraq (Sept. 6, 2016) — The UN said on Tuesday, September 6, it has delivered food supplies to more than 30,000 residents of Qayyarah for the first time in two years after Iraqi forces expelled jihadists from the northern town.  Continue reading First UN food aid in two years reaches over 30,000 Iraqis