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UN sounds urgent famine warning for S Sudan
World urged not to stand by as aid chiefs say 50,000 children could die from malnutrition in world's worst food crisis.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2014 02:10 GMT
UN: Millions at risk of hunger in South Sudan
Aid organisations air drop emergency relief food to thousands starving as access to northern villages becomes a problem.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 17:19 GMT
Crisis in CAR: forgotten - now ignored?
Humanitarian groups raise concerns over escalating violence a year after a coup in Central African Republic.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2014 19:42 GMT
Syria allows UN to step up food aid
World Food Programme to work with local groups to reach 2.5 million people, as deadly bombings are reported in Idlib.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2013 17:35 GMT
What can be done in the drought-stricken Sahel?
The UN cannot stop drought or conflict, but it can help to restore the self-sufficiency and dignity of refugees.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2012 13:13 GMT
Food crisis in the Sahel
Millions on the brink of starvation as drought and conflict combine
Last updated: 09 May 2012 11:54 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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