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AllAfrica.com
Crisis in the Sahel, Hotbed of Militancy, Overlooked By Donorspeople in the Sahel have been forced from their homes by violence, a number whi
Crisis in the Sahel, Hotbed of Militancy, Overlooked By Donors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
people in the Sahel have been forced from their homes by violence, a number which has tripled since 2014, according to the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). "Preventing conflict and refugee flows, stopping terrorist... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fresh violence in Central African Republic kills several, forces thousands to fleeand killed in recent days, houses have been burned and looted, and thousands of
Fresh violence in Central African Republic kills several, forces thousands to flee
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
and killed in recent days, houses have been burned and looted, and thousands of people have been uprooted, according to the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). "This new spiral of violence will likely cause additional... Read more
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The Star
Fresh violence in Central African Republic kills several, forces thousands to fleeand killed in recent days, houses have been burned and looted, and thousands of
Fresh violence in Central African Republic kills several, forces thousands to flee
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
and killed in recent days, houses have been burned and looted, and thousands of people have been uprooted, according to the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). "This new spiral of violence will likely cause additional... Read more
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Orange County Register
Besieged Syrian town gets first food aid since 2012, then gets bombeduntil 3 a.m. Friday, when the convoy departed, U.N. officials said. “Incredibl
Besieged Syrian town gets first food aid since 2012, then gets bombed
Orange County Register / Posted 15 days ago
until 3 a.m. Friday, when the convoy departed, U.N. officials said. “Incredible feat!” Jens Laerke, a spokesman for the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, wrote on Twitter. “Finally food + other supplies to ppl under siege... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syriaof the aid. “Most families have to do with one meal per day in order to be able
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syria
Savannah Morning News / Posted 16 days ago
of the aid. “Most families have to do with one meal per day in order to be able to get by,” he said. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said the operation finished before dawn Friday. “This delivery was... Read more
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Japan Today
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syria ‹ Japan Todaysupplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur,
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syria ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 16 days ago
supplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur, oil, salt and sugar. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said the operation finished before dawn Friday. “This delivery was... Read more
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Boston Herald
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syriaof the aid. "Most families have to do with one meal per day in order to be able
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syria
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
of the aid. "Most families have to do with one meal per day in order to be able to get by," he said. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said the operation finished before dawn Friday. "This delivery was... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syriaof the aid. "Most families have to do with one meal per day in order to be able
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syria
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 16 days ago
of the aid. "Most families have to do with one meal per day in order to be able to get by," he said. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said the operation finished before dawn Friday. "This delivery was... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syriaof the aid. "Most families have to do with one meal per day in order to be able
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syria
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 days ago
of the aid. "Most families have to do with one meal per day in order to be able to get by," he said. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said the operation finished before dawn Friday. "This delivery was... Read more
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Air Force Times
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syriasupplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur,
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syria
Air Force Times / Posted 16 days ago
supplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur, oil, salt and sugar. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said the operation finished before dawn Friday. "This delivery was... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syriasupplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur,
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syria
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 16 days ago
supplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur, oil, salt and sugar. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said the operation finished before dawn Friday. "This delivery was... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syriasupplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur,
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syria
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 16 days ago
supplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur, oil, salt and sugar. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said the operation finished before dawn Friday. "This delivery was... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syriasupplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur,
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syria
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
supplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur, oil, salt and sugar. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said the operation finished before dawn Friday. "This delivery was... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syriasupplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur,
Western-backed forces encircle key town in northern Syria
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 days ago
supplies and health items, along with rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur, oil, salt and sugar. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said the operation finished before dawn Friday. "This delivery was... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
UN convoys bring food to besieged Syrian towns of Daraya, Doumaand Syrian Arab Red Crescent brought a month's supply of food for 2,400 people
UN convoys bring food to besieged Syrian towns of Daraya, Douma
Bdnews24.com / Posted 16 days ago
and Syrian Arab Red Crescent brought a month's supply of food for 2,400 people to Daraya, Jens Laerke, spokesman of the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), said. A separate inter-agency convoy entered Douma in... Read more
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FOX News
After siege, first food aid reaches Syria's war-torn Daraya -- 4 years lateritems, and that the food boxes included rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur
After siege, first food aid reaches Syria's war-torn Daraya -- 4 years later
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
items, and that the food boxes included rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur, oil, salt and sugar. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, or OCHA, said the operation "proceeded smoothly" and was finished... Read more
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The Star
Aid convoy enters besieged Syrian town of Doumaon Friday. "An inter-agency convoy to deliver food, nutrition and other suppli
Aid convoy enters besieged Syrian town of Douma
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
on Friday. "An inter-agency convoy to deliver food, nutrition and other supplies is entering Douma," Jens Laerke of the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) told Reuters. Separately, an international aid convoy... Read more
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Boston Herald
After years of siege, first food aid reaches Syria's Darayaitems, and that the food boxes included rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur
After years of siege, first food aid reaches Syria's Daraya
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
items, and that the food boxes included rice, lentils, chickpeas, beans, bulgur, oil, salt and sugar. A statement by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, or OCHA, said the operation "proceeded smoothly" and was finished... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. convoy brings food to besieged Syrian town of DarayaNations and Syrian Arab Red Crescent brought a month's supply of food for 2,400
U.N. convoy brings food to besieged Syrian town of Daraya
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
Nations and Syrian Arab Red Crescent brought a month's supply of food for 2,400 people, Jens Laerke, spokesman of the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), said. Any sense of relief inside Daraya was short-lived,... Read more
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Reuters
Syria holding up food aid, U.N. asks for airlift approvalarrive in a second convoy on Friday, but that was delayed with no government ap
Syria holding up food aid, U.N. asks for airlift approval
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
arrive in a second convoy on Friday, but that was delayed with no government approval. Jens Laerke, spokesman for the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, said the government had later given partial approval for the food... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Syrian Government Continues To Block U.N. Aid From Entering Darayaarrive in a second convoy on Friday, but that was delayed with no government ap
Syrian Government Continues To Block U.N. Aid From Entering Daraya
The Huffington Post / Posted 19 days ago
arrive in a second convoy on Friday, but that was delayed with no government approval. Jens Laerke, spokesman for the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, said the government had later given partial approval for the food... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sudan Insider - Primary School Bombed, Student Crackdown Continues, UNAMID Under Fireto pushing for a UNAMID exit, the Sudanese government has refused to renew the
Sudan Insider - Primary School Bombed, Student Crackdown Continues, UNAMID Under Fire
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
to pushing for a UNAMID exit, the Sudanese government has refused to renew the stay permit for the Head of Office of the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Sudan, Ivo Freijsen - a "de facto expulsion." It is the... Read more
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The Star
U.N. worried for Syrians stranded by Islamic State advanceYPG militia, which controls wide areas of territory to the west of Marea. In a
U.N. worried for Syrians stranded by Islamic State advance
The Star / Posted 26 days ago
YPG militia, which controls wide areas of territory to the west of Marea. In a separate report on the situation, the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said civilians fleeing the IS advance had been prevented by... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. agency says Syria Kurds block civilians fleeing near Aleppothe Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, which controls wide areas of territory to the w
U.N. agency says Syria Kurds block civilians fleeing near Aleppo
Reuters / Posted 26 days ago
the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, which controls wide areas of territory to the west of Marea. A situation update from the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said about 2,000 people had managed to evacuate Marea and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Displacement to Death, UN Data Innovation Aims to Boost Aid Response- you don't need to be an expert to notice it," he told the Thomson Reuters Fou
From Displacement to Death, UN Data Innovation Aims to Boost Aid Response
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
- you don't need to be an expert to notice it," he told the Thomson Reuters Foundation. The HDX, which is managed by the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), was set up in 2014 to bring together data from aid groups... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
(4th LD) Park calls for int’l pressure on N. Korea over nuclear ambitionsyears. Park also offered to provide $500,000 each to Ethiopia’s National Disas
(4th LD) Park calls for int’l pressure on N. Korea over nuclear ambitions
Yonhap News Agency / Posted a month ago
years. Park also offered to provide $500,000 each to Ethiopia’s National Disaster Risk Management Commission and to the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs over the worst drought that hit Ethiopia in half a... Read more
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