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Inauguration of the photo exhibition "The United Nations and the Palestine Refugees, 60 Years later”

Published Monday November 30 2009

The exhibit presented by UNRWA, under the auspices of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People, and supported by the Government of Luxembourg, is organized in connection with the annual observance of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian people. It commemorates also the 60th anniversary of UNRWA established by the General Assembly on 8 December 1949 to carry out direct relief and works programmes for Palestine refugees.

Click to download the English version of the statement by Ambassador Lucas at the opening ceremony.