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Israeli soldiers injure a Palestinian in Tulkarm

A Palestinian young man was injured by Israeli gunfire last night during an Israeli military raid in Tulkarm refugee camp, in the north of the occupied West Bank, according to local sources. WAFA correspondent said an Israeli occupation army force sto...

Stop tobacco farming, grow food instead, says WHO

GENEVA, 27th May, 2023 (WAM) With hunger spreading worldwide and tobacco responsible for eight million deaths each year, countries should stop subsidizing tobacco crops and help farmers grow food, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said. Ahead of Wor...

Health minister meets WHO director-general

Minister of Health Firas Hawari has emphasized the significance of ongoing aid from the World Health Organization (WHO) and other donors in supporting the Jordanian health sector's priorities, particularly given the population growth.During a meeting ...