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Refugees trapped in Libya tortured, raped and murdered: Oxfam

09 August, 2017

The fate of Europe-bound refugees trapped in Libya has been detailed in a shocking report by Oxfam, revealing the brutal torture, sexual violence and enslavement they suffer.

South Sudan starves as aid agencies fail to deliver

25 July, 2017

Only 30% of the annual target has been reached so far, more than half-way through the year, a UN official in Khartoum has warned.

US Occupy activist killed fighting IS in Raqqa

13 July, 2017

Two Americans were killed in consecutive days in Syria's Raqqa while fighting with Kurdish militias engaged in a battle with IS.

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.

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