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International, Politics, Society

UN relief agency pulls staff from Gaza amid increasing Palestinian protests

The UN agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA) has moved nine international staff out of the Gaza Strip following mounting protests by employees over layoffs and cutbacks. Funding cuts caused staff cuts UNRWA has fired 113 Gaza employees and turned hundreds» 

Environment, Society

Wildfire forces campers out of western site

A wildfire is burning out of control in western Canada’s Fraser Valley and has forced campers to evacuate.  Today is the final day of a long holiday weekend when many Canadians like to get out and enjoy some of the»