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Audio: Today's News Update From The United Nations

UN Audio: Today's News Update From The United Nations

Scoop Audio.UN Audio: (click here to listen) High-Level Panel Urges UN To Streamline Operations - Annan to Push for Early Implementation of Panel Recommendations - Dirty Water Claims More Lives than AIDS: UN Report - UN Official Calls for a Return to Dialogue between Israelis, Palestinians - Israel Says It Does Not Attack Civilians - UNHCR Calls for International Action to Halt Violence in Chad – SPECIAL FEATURES: Human Development Report + UN expert says Africa Needs Capacity to Deal with Impact of Climate Change - Security Council Gives Cote d'Ivoire Parties One Year to End Political Impasse - International Criminal Court Hears First Case of a Man accused of Recruiting Child Soldiers in DR Congo.

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