UN humanitarian flight takes vital medical supplies to Haiti

On Thursday, a humanitarian flight operated by the UN Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) flew from Panama to Haiti – specifically the Port-au-Prince airport – for the first time in three months, according to Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General.    https://news.un.org/feed/view/en/story/2024/05/1150511
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UN humanitarian flight takes vital medical supplies to Haiti
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