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iol.co.za
Peace talks start as Syrian troops advanceGENEVA/BEIRUT/ROME - The United Nations announced on Monday peace talks for Syr
Peace talks start as Syrian troops advance
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
GENEVA/BEIRUT/ROME - The United Nations announced on Monday peace talks for Syria had begun and called on world powers to push for a ceasefire, even as government forces, backed by Russian air strikes, launched their biggest offensive near Aleppo in... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.N. announces start of Syria peace talks as government troops advanceBy Tom Miles, John Irish, Tom Perry and Arshad Mohammed GENEVA/BEIRUT/ROME (Re
U.N. announces start of Syria peace talks as government troops advance
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
By Tom Miles, John Irish, Tom Perry and Arshad Mohammed GENEVA/BEIRUT/ROME (Reuters) - The United Nations announced on Monday peace talks for Syria had begun and called on world powers to push for a ceasefire, even as government forces, backed by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Attacks On Aid Workers in Somalia Almost Double in 2015, Kill 17Nairobi — Attacks on aid workers delivering supplies in Somalia almost doubled
Attacks On Aid Workers in Somalia Almost Double in 2015, Kill 17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Nairobi — Attacks on aid workers delivering supplies in Somalia almost doubled in 2015 and the number killed jumped to 17 from 10 the year before, the United Nations said on Tuesday. Somalia has been mired in conflict since civil war broke out in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wave of kidnappings, violence hampering Congo aid deliveryKINSHASA: A spike in kidnappings and general insecurity in eastern Democratic R
Wave of kidnappings, violence hampering Congo aid delivery
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
KINSHASA: A spike in kidnappings and general insecurity in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo's volatile North Kivu province in recent months has made delivering life-saving humanitarian aid a "Herculean task", the United Nations said on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Deir Ezzor: The town where up to 20 people a day die from starvationThe town where up to 20 people a day die from starvation: 200,000 Syrians face
Deir Ezzor: The town where up to 20 people a day die from starvation
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
The town where up to 20 people a day die from starvation: 200,000 Syrians face food shortage as many areas are under siege from both ISIS or government forces Residents face shortage of food, water, medicine and basic commodities 70 percent of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Starvation kills 20 in besieged Syria, United Nations reportsUnverified reports say 15 to 20 people died of starvation in the Syrian city of
Starvation kills 20 in besieged Syria, United Nations reports
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
Unverified reports say 15 to 20 people died of starvation in the Syrian city of Deir al-Zor last year, the United Nations said Saturday, warning that 200,000 residents there face a severe food shortage and sharply deteriorating conditions. Western... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. says has reports of starvation in Syria's besieged Deir Al-ZorA general view shows a deserted street filled with debris of damaged buildings
U.N. says has reports of starvation in Syria's besieged Deir Al-Zor
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
A general view shows a deserted street filled with debris of damaged buildings in Deir al-Zor March 5, 2014. GENEVA Unverified reports say 15 to 20 people died of starvation in the Syrian city of Deir al-Zor last year, the United Nations said on... Read more
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