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September 6, 1990 | Associated Press
Officials at this port complained Wednesday that 10 tons of dates that Egypt donated for Persian Gulf refugees are dry, hard and unfit for consumption. Boxes of the dates were piled high at the port awaiting shipment back to Egypt. They were the first installment of a 50-ton gift from Cairo.
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April 17, 1991 | WILLIAM TUOHY and WILLIAM D. MONTALBANO, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Germany will nearly triple its financial aid to Kurdish refugees in Iran and Turkey and will send a total of 40 military helicopters to the two countries to distribute life-saving supplies among the Kurds, it was announced Tuesday.
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January 26, 1991 | Reuters
France, Japan and Argentina have made planes available to help evacuate refugees from the Gulf War and provide relief supplies, aid officials said Friday. France told the Intergovernmental Organization for Migration it would provide a plane capable of evacuating 7,000 to 10,000 refugees in a series of runs, an IOM spokeswoman said. She said Japan has provided four commercial Boeing 747s to carry a total of 1,000 Asian refugees out of Jordan.
NEWS
February 14, 1991
A growing squabble threatens to delay a decision on a JAPANESE PLEDGE OF $9 BILLION for the Gulf War and military planes to evacuate refugees stranded in the region. Opposition legislators boycotted Parliament's morning session of debate on the issue but returned to demand that Prime Minister Toshiki Kaifu's government limit the $9 billion to non-lethal purposes.
NEWS
February 14, 1991
A growing squabble threatens to delay a decision on a JAPANESE PLEDGE OF $9 BILLION for the Gulf War and military planes to evacuate refugees stranded in the region. Opposition legislators boycotted Parliament's morning session of debate on the issue but returned to demand that Prime Minister Toshiki Kaifu's government limit the $9 billion to non-lethal purposes.
NEWS
April 17, 1991 | WILLIAM TUOHY and WILLIAM D. MONTALBANO, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Germany will nearly triple its financial aid to Kurdish refugees in Iran and Turkey and will send a total of 40 military helicopters to the two countries to distribute life-saving supplies among the Kurds, it was announced Tuesday.
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December 8, 2001 | DAVAN MAHARAJ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
At the Dayx livestock market here, 60- year-old Ali Omalia is performing an act seldom seen in this war-ravaged capital. He's paying taxes, the equivalent of about 50 cents, on a camel he bought to slaughter. In another era, Omalia might have been like any other grumbling taxpayer.
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January 26, 1991 | Reuters
France, Japan and Argentina have made planes available to help evacuate refugees from the Gulf War and provide relief supplies, aid officials said Friday. France told the Intergovernmental Organization for Migration it would provide a plane capable of evacuating 7,000 to 10,000 refugees in a series of runs, an IOM spokeswoman said. She said Japan has provided four commercial Boeing 747s to carry a total of 1,000 Asian refugees out of Jordan.
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September 6, 1990 | Associated Press
Officials at this port complained Wednesday that 10 tons of dates that Egypt donated for Persian Gulf refugees are dry, hard and unfit for consumption. Boxes of the dates were piled high at the port awaiting shipment back to Egypt. They were the first installment of a 50-ton gift from Cairo.
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