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The use of civilians as human shields in Manbij, Syria, and the reported abduction of 2000 people by ISIL/Da’esh from the town shows that civilians are yet again the main victims of Syria’s conflict.

O Centro de Coordenação das Resposta de Emergência da UE (Emergency Response and Coordination Centre - ERCC) ativou o Mecanismo de Protecção Civil da União Europeia dando resposta a uma solicitação do Escritório das Nações Unidas para a Coordenação de Assuntos Humanitários (UNOCHA) que mobilizou uma equipa da Agencia das Nações Unidas para a Avaliação e Coordenação de Desastres (UNDAC) para Cabo Verde.

The regrettable significant increase of demolitions of Palestinian structures by the Israeli authorities in 2016 appears to be continuing following the end of Ramadan. Since then, 107 Palestinian structures have been demolished, displacing 136 people, including 60 children.




Lors d'un point presse, l'Observatrice-en-chef adjointe, Polyna Lemos, a fait le point sur les activités de la Mission à ce jour.

Long queues and generally peaceful environment characterized the polling stations that EU election observers visited in the early morning of election day. Chief Observer Cecily Kyenge said the huge number of people at the polling stations shows that Zambians understand the importance of elections, and they value their democratic rights.