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The humanitarian situation has deteriorated significantly in recent months as insecurity rises and aid groups complain of a lack of funding.
Roadblocks and unrest on the streets are preventing access to those in need as hunger grows amid rising anger at government corruption.
For most families of those who die crossing to Europe, there is no body or positive identification, meaning no certainty about a death or other information that might allow loved ones to move on.For most families of those who die crossing to Europe, there is no body or positive identification, meaning no certainty about a death or other information that might allow loved ones to move on.
Instead of trumpeting ‘record’ numbers, advocates should be trying to build the political will to help refugees and those displaced around the globe.
Farmers are harvesting their buoyant crops while severe floods threaten livelihoods elsewhere. But this traditional agriculture practice may not be disaster-proof.
The security forces are meant to help the Ebola response. Aid agencies and local residents say their heavy-handed actions have made the situation worse.
In Buenaventura and the state of Valle de Cauca, flashpoints in the civil war, the fighting has never really ended and the psychological wounds run deep.
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New data shows dozens of healthcare facilities have been damaged in the last four months as Russian-backed Syrian forces ramp up their offensive.
Seized in the wake of the 2017 independence referendum, Kirkuk remains a major bone of contention between the Iraqi government and Kurds in the north.