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Conflict drives 13 million children out of school in the Middle East and North Africa

AMMAN, 3 September 2015- Surging conflict and political upheaval across the Middle East and North Africa are preventing more than 13 million children from going to school, according to a UNICEF report released today. The report, “Education under Fire,” focuses on the impact of violence on schoolchildren and education systems in nine countries* that have