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Yemen to get cholera vaccines as death toll mounts

22 June, 2017

The UN health agency and partners have agreed to send 1 million doses of cholera-vaccine to Yemen to help stanch a spiraling and increasingly deadly outbreak in the impoverished country,

Cholera leaves Yemeni hospitals in constant 'code black'

15 June, 2017

At least one patient is admitted to hospital in Yemen every minute with cholera.

Yemen cholera has infected over 100,000, killing several hundreds

09 June, 2017

The number of suspected cholera cases in Yemen has risen to more than 100,000 since a new outbreak began on April 1, with 789 deaths reported across the country.

New cholera outbreak in Yemen further strains medical services

05 May, 2017

A new outbreak in the Capital, Sana'a, has put even more strain on medical facilities.The situation is likely to get worse due to poor hygiene conditions in the capital.

Millions could die in South Sudan from unfolding famine

05 May, 2017

Aid agencies and NGOs are urging countries to increase their support for South Sudan which is in the grip of a famine that could result in biblical-levels of starvation.

The race against time to save lives in Yemen

25 April, 2017

The United Nations is appealing for $2.1 billion in international assistance this year for Yemen – the war-torn country facing famine.

Will Hodeida become Yemen's next tragedy?

19 April, 2017

Comment: Hodeida is a city already devastated by poverty, but as the fighting edges closer, there are concerns that a fresh humanitarian crisis is looming, writes Khalid Al-Karimi.

From the Sahrawi refugee camps: Polisario prepares its resistance

29 March, 2017

The long read: Morocco rejoining the African Union in January changed the status quo for Sahrawi ambitions for independence. Thomas Vescovi sends this analysis from the Tindouf refugee camps.

EU-Turkey deal 'playing roulette' with futures of vulnerable refugees

17 March, 2017

The International Rescue Committee, the Norwegian Refugee Council and Oxfam have warned that the deal is causing human suffering and should under no circumstances be replicated with other countries.

UK urged to help more refugees using family networks

28 February, 2017

Refugee and rights agencies are urging the UK government to change the rules around reuniting refugee families as a way of offering a safe haven to more vulnerable people.

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