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16 September 2013 - 1:44pmUnited Nations Humanitarian Chief Valerie Amos wrapped up a three-day visit to Iran on Sunday (15 September) by welcoming the opportunity to work more closely with the Islamic Republic in regional and international humanitarian affairs. Speaking at a press conference in the capital Tehran, Ms. Amos...
16 September 2013 - 10:28amDao* writhes in pain as his worried family waits for doctors in an overcrowded hospital in Vientiane, the capital of Lao PDR. Dao is suffering from dengue, a tropical disease which is spread by the bite of the Aedes aegypti mosquito. Dao is one of nearly 50,000 people in Lao PDR who have been infected...