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  Adar 4, 5775 , 23/02/15

UNRWA: We Can't Continue to Aid Gaza without Influx of Funds

The UN's Relief and Works Agency for Palestinians  (UNWRA) today (Monday) warned that it will not be able to continue to help Gaza Strip residents to rebuild their homes following Operation Protective Edge, without an immediate budget increase, according to report in the London-published Al Quds Al Arabi newspaper.

In its statement, UNWRA said it needed $100 million for 2015's first quarter, in order to continue in its efforts to rebuild damaged and destroyed housing of Gaza residents.

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