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Head of U.N. Palestinian refugee agency quits amid misconduct inquiry

WorldNews Wednesday, 6 November 2019 ()
Head of U.N. Palestinian refugee agency quits amid misconduct inquiryThe head of a U.N. agency that aids Palestinian refugees resigned on Wednesday, the United Nations said, amid an investigation into misconduct allegations. Commissioner-General Pierre Krahenbuhl was replaced earlier on Wednesday until a review of “management-related matters” at the agency was completed, the U.N. Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) said in a statement. Krahenbuhl then informed U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres that he was resigning, effective immediately, U.N. spokesman Stephane...

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