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Jordan has launched a vast operation to vaccinate the 750,000 refugees on its territory registered with the UN. If the country is so generous, it is not only out of humanism, it is also strategic: according to the UN, to achieve collective immunity, it is necessary to vaccinate en masse.
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Mahmoud Abbas, the head of the Palestinian Authority based in Ramallah in the occupied West Bank, has set a timetable for legislative and presidential elections. The first for fifteen years, these elections will be followed, on August 31, by the renewal of the national council of the PLO, the representative body of Palestinians in the territories and in exile.
We will finally go to Iraq, where the populations are mobilizing against the anti-personnel mines, which date back to the time of the war between Iran and Iraq, and are still causing damage. Our correspondents Jack Hewson and Lucile Wassermann tell us.