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Security fears prompt UNHCR to halt refugee convoys from Iran to Iraq

The UN refugeee agency said it has frozen weekly convoys carrying refugees from Iran to southern Iraq due to heightened fears of hijacking and other security risks. “Recent security incidents and tensions in southern Iraq have prompted the UNHCR to temporarily interrupt its thrice-weekly convoys carrying refugees back from Iran,” the Geneva-based agency said in a statement. Full Story

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