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Plight of refugees from Balkans conflicts remains priority for UN agency

Two decades after the siege of the city of Sarajevo during the Balkans conflicts, the UN refugee agency today highlighted the plight of people still living as refugees in the region.


UNHCR Says War Refugees Still Top Priority

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) says that 20 years after the start of the siege of Sarajevo, the plight of refugees from the breakup of the former Yugoslavia remains one the agency's top five priorities.


Vietnam: Education, a priority for Vietnam’s youth

A survey indicates that the quality of education in the country is constantly declining. For Prof Hoàng Tuy, “Shortcomings in and harm to education have accumulated and reached an extreme level. We can no longer tolerate them. Now a total overhaul of education is the first order of business.”


Turkmen President Says Gas Exports To Europe A Priority

Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov says energy exports to Europe are "the most important aspect of Turkmenistan's foreign policy."