A Nepalese man clears rubble near his damaged house in Lalitpur, Nepal, Friday, May 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)
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The international response has been slow to an appeal for emergency funds to help the millions of people hit by last month's earthquake in Nepal, a U.N. official said Friday.Jamie McGoldrick, the U.N.'s chief official in Nepal, said the agency had received $22 million so far against an appeal last week for $415 million to support relief efforts for the first three months in the Himalayan nation.The U.N. estimates that as many as 8 million people have been affected by the 7.8 magnitude earthquake.
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