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The Huffington Post
World Humanitarian Day Honors Ebola, Syria And Nepal Health WorkersYet, when it comes to tending to the immediate needs of victims of natural disa
World Humanitarian Day Honors Ebola, Syria And Nepal Health Workers
The Huffington Post / Posted 14 days ago
Yet, when it comes to tending to the immediate needs of victims of natural disasters, disease outbreaks and conflict, medical volunteers remain ready to serve on the frontlines, which is why advocates are honoring their work on this year’s World... Read more
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Washington Post
Humanitarian conditions worsen in Syria as more civilians killedUnited Nations (U.N.) Humanitarian Chief and Emergency Relief Coordinator Steph
Humanitarian conditions worsen in Syria as more civilians killed
Washington Post / Posted 15 days ago
United Nations (U.N.) Humanitarian Chief and Emergency Relief Coordinator Stephen O'Brien walks with Syrian refugee girls during his visit to a makeshift settlement for Syrian refugees. (Mohamed Azakir/Reuters) The top United Nations humanitarian... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Over 80 dead in Syria air strikesAt least 82 people have been killed in Syrian regime air raids on a town outsid
Over 80 dead in Syria air strikes
Sky News Australia / Posted 17 days ago
At least 82 people have been killed in Syrian regime air raids on a town outside Damascus, a monitor says, as the UN's top humanitarian chief held talks with government officials. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitoring... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Over 80 dead in Syria air raidsAt least 82 people have been killed in Syrian regime air raids on a town outsid
Over 80 dead in Syria air raids
Sky News Australia / Posted 17 days ago
At least 82 people have been killed in Syrian regime air raids on a town outside Damascus, a monitor says, as the UN's top humanitarian chief held talks with government officials. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitoring... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Over 80 dead in Syria air raids as UN aid chief visits Syrian soldiers get in position during clashes with Islamic State (IS) group
Over 80 dead in Syria air raids as UN aid chief visits
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
Syrian soldiers get in position during clashes with Islamic State (IS) group jihadists in northeastern Palmyra on May 17, 2015. Syrian troops pushed IS group jihadists back from the ancient city... Read more
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The New Age
UN aid chief in first Syria trip to assess needsNew United Nations humanitarian chief Stephen O'Brien held talks with Syria's f
UN aid chief in first Syria trip to assess needs
The New Age / Posted 17 days ago
New United Nations humanitarian chief Stephen O'Brien held talks with Syria's foreign minister on Sunday during his first trip to Damascus since taking the top aid post. O'Brien, who succeeded Valerie Amos in May, told Walid Muallem he was ready to... Read more
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Gulf News
UN aid chief to assess Syria humanitarian crisisPolitical solution more urgent than ever as Syria humanitarian crisis worsens
UN aid chief to assess Syria humanitarian crisis
Gulf News / Posted 18 days ago
Political solution more urgent than ever as Syria humanitarian crisis worsens A handout picture released by the Lebanese photo agency Dalati and Nohra shows Lebanese Prime Minister Tammam Salam (R) meeting with UN undersecretary general for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN aid chief to pay first visit to SyriaUNITED NATIONS, United States: The United Nation's (UN) top aid official will p
UN aid chief to pay first visit to Syria
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
UNITED NATIONS, United States: The United Nation's (UN) top aid official will pay his first visit to Syria next week to step up relief efforts in the world's worst humanitarian crisis. Stephen O'Brien, who took up the job in May, is to hold talks... Read more
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The Jewish Press
ISIS Executes 19 Women and Girls for Refusing ‘Sexual Jihad’ISIS has seized more than 3,000 Yazidi and Christian children, girls and women
ISIS Executes 19 Women and Girls for Refusing ‘Sexual Jihad’
The Jewish Press / Posted 27 days ago
ISIS has seized more than 3,000 Yazidi and Christian children, girls and women in Iraq to be used as sexual slaves.Photo Credit: Social media Nineteen girls and women were executed in Iraq over the weekend by Da’esh (ISIS) for refusing to... Read more
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