The Syrian government has not allowed in the country of the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations

Syrian authorities are not allowed to go to the area of the country the Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations Office for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos. It must be emphasized that in Russia and in the West have previously expressed confidence that the planned visit of the UN zamgenseka will help resolve the Syrian political crisis.

B. Amos said in a statement that she was deeply disappointed by the decision of Damascus deny her arrival in the country — and this despite the fact that there have been repeated requests to meet with government officials Syria to provide

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Material aid to Haiti

Material aid to Haiti to save the planet

Clean water, sanitation, food remains a priority for the provision of material assistance to Haiti.

UN Under Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos went three-day visit to Haiti to see the progress of the project to provide humanitarian assistance. After the earthquake last year in the camps are still 600,000 people who need support.

Residents of the camps near the capital, Port-au-Prince expressed his dissatisfaction with the situation: the president and donors shifted to long-term projects that do not end up solving housing issues. "People are sensitive to the lack of

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Drought in Somalia

Drought

NAIROBI, 18 February. / Itar-TASS Chugin /. Drought threatens the life of 2.4 million people in Somalia. This was announced today, the head of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the UN Deputy Secretary General Valerie Amos, summing up his visit to Somalia and Kenya.

"With the spread of the drought situation in the state in the Horn of Africa is approaching a critical — she said. — In southern Somalia, the level of malnutrition in the population has increased significantly in the past six months, and a total of 2.4 million people in the country in

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Drought in Somalia

Drought threatens the life of 2.4 million people in Somalia. This was announced today, the head of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the UN Deputy Secretary General Valerie Amos, summing up his visit to Somalia and Kenya.

"With the spread of the drought situation in the state in the Horn of Africa is approaching a critical — she said. — In southern Somalia, the level of malnutrition in the population has increased significantly in the past six months, and a total of 2.4 million people in the country in need of food aid, which is

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Self-propelled mortar AMOS. Swedish-Finnish shotgun

The main problem of mortars at all steps of their existence has been mobility. The calculation could not manage to curl up and go with the position and for it to fall under the enemy's fire. With the advancement of technology the opportunity to install self-propelled mortars landing gear, and from that it was less confusing than I would like. Now "fouling" detection — mortar shell has comparable low speed and a specific line of movement of flight, which is why it becomes easier to find the enemy mortar position with the help of radar stations. Accordingly, after the discovery

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