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2014 a deadly year for UN-backed demining project

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Jan 16, 2015 - 17:35
KABUL (Pajhwok): The UN-backed Mine Action Programme in Afghanistan (MAPA) has said it lost 34 personnel in different security incidents across the country in 2014
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Afghan refugees in Balochistan don’t want to return: UN

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Jan 16, 2015 - 15:33
KABUL (Pajhwok): Most of Afghan refugees in Pakistan do not want to voluntarily return due to the deteriorating law and order situation in their country, a UN official was quoted as saying on Friday.
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UN award for Farah governor flayed

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Dec 19, 2014 - 17:02
FARAH CITY (Pajhwok): The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) has conferred a good performance award on the Farah governor in acknowledgement of his services to the people.
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Delay in naming cabinet hurting confidence: UN

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Dec 05, 2014 - 23:57
KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations called for the international community to remain committed to supporting Afghanistan's development under President Ashraf Ghani.
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UN appeals for $405m in 2015 Afghan aid

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Nov 26, 2014 - 13:40
KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations on Wednesday appealed for $405 million to cover the humanitarian needs of the people in Afghanistan in 2015.
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UN backs Afghan youth’s bid for change

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Oct 22, 2014 - 19:29
KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations on Wednesday called for Afghanistan’s youth to play a proactive role in dealing with the challenges facing their homeland.
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Unity govt best option, Kubis tells UNSC

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Sep 19, 2014 - 11:53
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): The current impasse over results from presidential elections has deepened the political crisis in Afghanistan, taking a heavy political, security and economic toll, a UN diplomat told the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Thursday.
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Honour unity got pledge, UN tells candidates

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Sep 12, 2014 - 00:06
WASHINGTON (PAN): UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday urged presidential candidates Ashraf Ghani Ahmedzai and Dr Abdullah Abdullah to abide by their pledge to form a unity government.
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Abdullah agrees to rejoin vote audit: UN

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Aug 03, 2014 - 20:50
KABUL (Pajhwok): After tense negotiations, presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah has agreed to rejoin the vote audit process that resumed on Sunday, United Nations officials said.
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UN hails Kabul commitment to end using child soldiers

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Aug 02, 2014 - 18:08
KABUL/NEW YORK (Pajhwok): The United Nations has welcomed Afghanistan’s commitment to end and prevent children from being recruited into its national security forces.
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UNAMA backs ceasefire during Ramadan

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Jul 16, 2014 - 21:04
KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on Wednesday said it supported the call from the Federation of Afghanistan's Civil Societies (FACS) for a ceasefire by both parties to the conflict during Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr.
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Over 50m displaced globally: UNHCR

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Jun 20, 2014 - 16:31
KABUL (Pajhwok): More than 50 million people were forced from their homes worldwide by end of 2013, the highest displacement figure since World War II, the United Nations refugee agency said on Friday.
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UNSC insists on poll process integrity

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May 16, 2014 - 16:22
KABUL (Pajhwok): UN Security Council members have welcomed the announcement of the final results from the first round of the presidential election.
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1st round result a key step to transition: Ban

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May 16, 2014 - 11:42
KABUL (Pajhwok): UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the announcement of certified final results from the Afghan presidential elections, marking an important step towards peaceful political transition in the country.
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Ban saddened by loss of life in landslide

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May 05, 2014 - 15:00
KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations Secretary-General is deeply saddened by the loss of life as a result of the landslide in northeastern Badakhshan province, a statement said on Monday.
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Many still missing in floods, 40,000 affected

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Apr 28, 2014 - 23:01
KABUL (Pajhwok): A UN agency on Monday said many people were still missing and authorities and aid agencies were trying to assess the damage caused by Friday’s flash floods and provide aid to survivors.
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Partial results only a first snapshot: Kubis

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Apr 13, 2014 - 23:48
KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on Sunday welcomed the announcement of the first batch of partial results, which the mission noted were only a small proportion of the millions of ballots cast.
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Women’s role key to credible polls: UNAMA

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Mar 19, 2014 - 22:09
KABUL (Pajhwok): A senior UN mission official in Afghanistan on Wednesday said women’s participation in the upcoming presidential and provincial council polls was essential to ensuring an inclusive and credible electoral process.
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UNSC extends UNAMA mandate for a year

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Mar 17, 2014 - 21:01
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): The United Nations Security Council on Monday extended the United Nations Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) for another year.
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UN promises to be sincere Afghan partner

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Feb 15, 2014 - 12:03
KABUL (Pajhwok): United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman on Saturday promised the world body will continue to be Afghanistan’s close, reliable and sincere partner.
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