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Jammu and kashmir (/ ˈ dʒ æ m uː, ˈ dʒ ʌ m uː / and / k æ ʃ ˈ m ɪər, ˈ k æ ʃ m ɪər / ( listen)) is a state in northern india, often denoted by its acronym, j&kit is located mostly in the himalayan mountains, and shares borders with the states of himachal pradesh and punjab to the south. Unicef is committed to doing all it can to achieve the sustainable development goals (sdgs), in partnership with governments, civil society, business, academia and the united nations family - and especially children and young people. Refugee exodus 'out of control' more kosovo refugees are flooding across the borders april 2, 1999 there has been a sharp increase in the exodus of refugees from kosovo with nato saying more than a third of the population has fled into neighbouring countries since the start of the conflict. The civil war in afghanistan, the iran-iraq war of the 1980s, and iraqi policies in the aftermath of the gulf war in 1990-91 have caused a constant influx of refugees to iran the country hosts the largest refugee population in the world.
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The united states intentionally bombed and destroyed iraqi military personnel, used excessive force, killed soldiers seeking to surrender or retreat, and killed iraqi soldiers after the ceasefire one major incident in this category was the post ceasefire combat near basra by the united states 24th division forces. Timents and resolutions, modeled on the women's rights timeline 1872 and iraq wars, women will become more fully involved on the battlefield. Since 1992, amnesty international stated, scores of people have been assassinated' in iraqi kurdistan many such killings have been attributed to the agents of both the iraqi and iranian governments operating in the region' (1996, 89. A variety of international conferences have also raised these concerns, including interlaken, bonn-berlin, stockholm, the symposia of the international peace academy, and the colloquium on united nations sanctions and international law of the graduate institute of international affairs (1999.
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