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Iraq + 1 other
OCHA

UN launches $2.2 billion appeal for Iraq

The third revision of the Strategic Response Plan (SRP) aims to continue supporting the Government of Iraq in effectively addressing the humanitarian and protection needs of 5.2 million Iraqis across the country through 2015.

Turkey + 2 others
WFP

WFP mobilizes food for Syrians fleeing into Turkey and Iraq despite funding shortfalls

There is growing concern that the influx of new arrivals is further straining the agency’s ability to respond to more needs, with dwindling stocks and donations running out.

Somalia + 1 other
Amnesty

Forced returns of Somalis can amount to ‘death sentences’ - Amnesty

Countries should under no circumstances attempt to return individuals to south and central Somalia, as the fragile security conditions have not led to a fundamental, durable and stable change, says Amnesty.

UNCT Liberia

Stress on trade and markets has caused 17 percent price rise in basic goods

In October, WFP is targeting 272,000 beneficiaries across Liberia. Communities with high Ebola cases are worst hit in terms of food insecurity, market closures, high food prices and disrupted cross-border movement.

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