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Channel NewsAsia
Hundreds still missing in Sierra Leone mudslide as search intensifieson Thursday, said government spokesman Cornelius Deveaux. A mass burial of 150
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
on Thursday, said government spokesman Cornelius Deveaux. A mass burial of 150 bodies was held earlier this week, said the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. Families were summoned to the central morgue on Wednesday to... Read more
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The Star
Hundreds still missing in Sierra Leone mudslide as search intensifieson Thursday, said government spokesman Cornelius Deveaux. A mass burial of 150
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
on Thursday, said government spokesman Cornelius Deveaux. A mass burial of 150 bodies was held earlier this week, said the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. Families were summoned to the central morgue on Wednesday to... Read more
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dna
Hundreds still missing in Sierra Leone as search intensifieson Thursday, said government spokesman Cornelius Deveaux. A mass burial of 150
dna / Posted 3 days ago
on Thursday, said government spokesman Cornelius Deveaux. A mass burial of 150 bodies was held earlier this week, said the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. Families were summoned to the central morgue on Wednesday to... Read more
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The Columbian
Yemen’s civil war turns country into cholera breeding groundsay they are shocked at the speed and scale of the outbreak. “It’s a cholera p
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
say they are shocked at the speed and scale of the outbreak. “It’s a cholera paradise,” said George Khoury, head of the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Yemen. “It’s a recipe for disaster.” One in every 120 Yemenis is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Escalating Violence Hinders Aid Operations in Northern Mali - Agencieswith agencies hit by arrests, assaults, thefts and break-ins - surpassing a tot
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
with agencies hit by arrests, assaults, thefts and break-ins - surpassing a total of 68 incidents in 2016, according to the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). "Aid workers are being targeted for cash, radios, cars and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Rural Kenya, Women Hit By Drought Trade Water for FirewoodKenya need food aid, and the number is likely to rise to 3.5 million by August
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Kenya need food aid, and the number is likely to rise to 3.5 million by August as the drought continues, according to the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). Korir said that before she began selling firewood five... Read more
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The Star
For displaced Iraqi, eggplants offer seeds of hopehe now lives. Ali is one of 3.4 million people internally displaced by violenc
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
he now lives. Ali is one of 3.4 million people internally displaced by violence in Iraq, according to figures from the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. In all, 11 million are in need of humanitarian assistance. Ali... Read more
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Reuters
For displaced Iraqi, eggplants offer seeds of hopehe now lives. Ali is one of 3.4 million people internally displaced by violenc
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
he now lives. Ali is one of 3.4 million people internally displaced by violence in Iraq, according to figures from the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. In all, 11 million are in need of humanitarian assistance. Ali... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fear of Boko Haram Drives Thousands to Flee From Niger to ChadLake region is home to at least 100,000 Chadians uprooted by violence, and 8,00
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Lake region is home to at least 100,000 Chadians uprooted by violence, and 8,000 Nigerian refugees, says the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA). (Reporting By Kieran Guilbert, Editing by Ros Russell;... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Militias renew attacks in Central African town, kill peacekeeperto suspend their activities in the town, 700 km (435 miles) east of Bangui on t
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
to suspend their activities in the town, 700 km (435 miles) east of Bangui on the Congolese border, a spokeswoman for the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs told Reuters. An official at French medical charity Medicins Sans... Read more
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The Star
Militias renew attacks in Central African town, kill peacekeeperto suspend their activities in the town, 700 km (435 miles) east of Bangui on t
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
to suspend their activities in the town, 700 km (435 miles) east of Bangui on the Congolese border, a spokeswoman for the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs told Reuters. An official at French medical charity Medicins Sans... Read more
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EuroNews
Militias renew attacks in Central African town, kill peacekeeperto suspend their activities in the town, 700 km (435 miles) east of Bangui on t
EuroNews / Posted 27 days ago
to suspend their activities in the town, 700 km (435 miles) east of Bangui on the Congolese border, a spokeswoman for the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs told Reuters. An official at French medical charity Medicins Sans... Read more
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Reuters
Militias renew attacks in Central African town, kill peacekeeperto suspend their activities in the town, 700 km (435 miles) east of Bangui on t
Reuters / Posted 27 days ago
to suspend their activities in the town, 700 km (435 miles) east of Bangui on the Congolese border, a spokeswoman for the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs told Reuters. An official at French medical charity Medicins Sans... Read more
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