Japan pledges $1.5bn for Syria, Iraq refugees

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday pledged $1.5 billion in aid at the United Nations to help refugees from Syria and Iraq and to support peace efforts in the Middle East and Africa. The package includes $810 million to assist refugees from and people displaced within Syria and Iraq — triple the amount Japan... 
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Added September 29, 2015
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